23 Mar '11, 9pm

Gaddafi supporters form human shield to protect their leader |TODAYonline| #Libya #Feb17

It is interesting to read historical accounts of those actually subject to tyranny such as a Russian in a Stalin gulag and a Jew in Auschwitz both wished for the bombs to rain from the sky to release them from their **** on earth. They did not care if they were killed in the process but at least it would be an indication fellow humanity was willing to fight to save them. Alas the Berlin wall came down to late for most and the Allies were not able to prevent the worst of the genocide against other by the German Nazi, not only against Jews. Are we now to condemn more victims of tyranny to a similar fate as we sit on the side lines pontificating on how nasty war is and gee why don’t they just sit down nicely and work it out? If we lived in pacifist fairy land great idea but we do not and never have. So for those on the streets now in the Middle East and Africa bravely facing ...

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