26820, all your posts prove u need to take a middle eastern history class|
Posted by Bdiddy04, Fri Mar-18-05 01:01 PM
>I already said in this post that democratic change would
>untimatley have to come from teh people. Right now, it looks
>like the people of Lebanon want Democracy. Iraqis have shown
>that they want Democracy. I wouldn't say that people are
>"salivating" for democracy all over the middle east, but we
>might be seeing the beginnings of a democarcy movement. Then
>again, maybe we're not, it's too early to tell.
Lebanon is no protesting for democracy. They want the syrian military presence to end. The Iraqui democracy is still in the establishment stage. There can be no predictions until it is consolidated and surivives crucial tests to the democracy.