Originally Posted by Especial86
Does anybody wonder why the Middle East is not thrilled with our presence? Or why the Middle East is engaging in what appears to be a revolution against their own governments and a reluctancy to deal with foreign governments on their soil? Does anybody have any concrete information that would explain why people are so displeased with the ruling class?
Isn't being screwed by either Western powers or Middle Eastern Dictatorships putting your culture 50 years behind enough reason to be cranky! Thomas Friedman said the other night that when you talk to a you man from the Middle East about politics the word "humiliation" always comes up!
By the way, Especial86,.... what are you doing? Trying to understand the causation of a world problem instead of going for the easy answer? Good for you! Refreshing!