The failure to distinguish between pan-Arabism in a bipolar (US-Soviet) world from political Islamism as a social movement of its own is precisely the reason anti-war people come to different conclusions. The debate lies in the political foundations and the agendas presented and the ramifications of them. We have seen the consequences when the Iranian Student Association promoted Khomeini and disarmed, PMOI (the Peoples Mujaheadden of Iran)
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