13 February 2011

Friedman and Kristoff

Two of the Times' best on Egypt, both of which are must-reads:

Published: February 12, 2011
Love of oil and fear of Islamism blinded American foreign policy.
Published: February 12, 2011
Egypt takes a big first step in the long walk toward democracy.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Didn't read them as I have no time right now, but along those lines, one of the wikileaks documents (if taken on face value) states that next year the Saudis will read peak oil production, then it's the long slide down....with regards to alt. fuels: pay now or pay later!

Chris J.