[Marxism] Fwd: Getting Gaddafi wrong | Louis Proyect: The Unrepentant Marxist

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Wed Oct 5 15:00:16 MDT 2016


In today’s CounterPunch, there’s the typical fulsome encomium to Gaddafi 
that you used to see all the time in 2011 written by one Chris 
Welzenbach, who was involved in the Chicago theater. Maybe his work with 
actors had the unintended result of writing an article about Libya that 
is mostly fictional, including this:

	Prior to Gaffafi’s [sic] murder, Libya was a stable country if not a 
traditional nation-state. According to a report titled “Gaddafi’s Libya 
Was Africa’s Most Prosperous Democracy” by Garikai Chengu that appeared 
in the January 12, 2013 edition of Countercurrents.org, “. . .

full: https://louisproyect.org/2016/10/05/getting-gaddafi-wrong/



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