From the Editors
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Andrea Khalil and Malak Bouod
[The following is part two of a two-part piece. Part one was posted Tuesday, 25 September.] Peaceful crowds are mushrooming in Benghazi and in other cities as a direct challenge to Libyan government’s weak politics. The small group of people that attacked the US Embassy in Benghazi has prompted large crowds of peaceful protesters to fill the streets. The attack that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens touched the heart of Benghazi, whose civil society rejects harming ...Keep Reading »
Andrea Khalil is Associate Professor at CUNY and Fulbright Scholar, Tunisia 2012-2013.
Malak Bouod is an activist in Benghazi.
"There is no neutral ground to stand on, and any space for critical distance has narrowed. The stakes are enormous; differences of perspective now feed into matters of life and death... Nuance invites accusations of complicity. To evoke a perception is to be associated with it."click | email | tweet