Libya’s Memories


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I took this picture of a plaque outside of the old British Consulate building in old Tripoli. The language is a useful frame to understand how many in the region view their colonial past.
I will be appearing on MSNBC’s The Last Word with Laurence O’Donnell speaking about President Obama’s tightrope walk between advocates and opponents of his Middle East moves.
— Steve Clemons


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