Good Background on Iraqi Shi'ite Movements

Jay Moore pieinsky at igc.org
Wed Apr 23 08:17:09 MDT 2003


"Shi'ites seem to know exactly what they want. And most of all what they
don't want. After so much oppression, the march to Karbala may be, on the
surface, apolitical. But it may turn out to be the most profound political
affirmation of direct democracy in the history of Mesopotamia." -- Pepe
Escobar

http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Middle_East/ED22Ak03.html






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