March 1, 2011

The West Must Keep Clear of Arab Dictators

Anne Applebaum, Washington Post

AP Photo

Every British newspaper worth its salt has written lately about Saif Gaddafi, but the Sunday Times had by far the best graphic illustration.

A photograph of Moammar Gaddafi's second son - clad in a white jacket and tasteful silk tie, with a carefully pressed keffiyeh draped elegantly over his shoulders - occupies the center of a large box.Photographs of his British friends and business partners cluster in a circle around him: Nat Rothschild, scion of the banking family, who gave a party for Saif when he completed his PhD on "civil society" and "global governance" at the London School of Economics;

 

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