[Marxism] NYT: "Qaddafi gave us dignity, ' a captured loyalist says

Dennis Brasky dmozart1756 at gmail.com
Tue Aug 30 08:41:01 MDT 2011


By not providing any of his usual prefatory comments, is Fred in agreement
that Qadaffi gave the Libyan people dignity?
On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 10:34 AM, Fred Feldman <ffeldman at verizon.net> wrote:

>
> http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/30/world/africa/30loyalist.html
> August 29, 2011
>
> Qaddafi 'Gave Us Dignity,' a Captured Loyalist Says By DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK
> TRIPOLI, Libya - Faraj Mohamed cast his eyes across the hospital room with
> the furtive anxiety Tripoli residents used to display when they spoke ill
> of
> Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi.
>
> "I myself would die a thousand times for Qaddafi, even now," said Mr.
> Mohamed, a 20-year-old soldier, lying in a hospital as a prisoner of the
> rebels who ousted the Libyan leader. "I love him because he gave us
> dignity,
> and he is a symbol for the patriotism of the country."
>



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