Viva la revolucion!

Some of the best commentary on the Tunisian and Egyptian revolutions:

Rober Fisk on the historical context of the uprisings and the future of Arab-Israeli relations:

Tariq Ali on the meaning of the Eyptian revolution and fall of Mubarak:

Noam Chomsky on the imperial motives of the US:

During such a eventful week I’m somewhat saddened by the thought that the late Edward Said is not around to bare witness.  Gary Younge pays tribute to Said here:

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