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California prof's required reading paints Usama bin Laden as a freedom fighter

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Revmitchell, Jan 30, 2014.

  1. Revmitchell

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    Usama bin Laden was a freedom fighter and the U.S. is a “neocolonial power,” according to a California state university teacher whose writings are required reading for his political science students.

    Emmit Evans, a political science lecturer at the public university Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, requires students in his "World Food Systems" class to read the textbook he co-authored, "The Other World." In the book, about politics in the developing world, Evans offers up a sanitized version of the 9/11 mastermind and the terrorist group he headed.

    “The Al Qaeda movement of Osama bin Laden is one example of an attempt to free a country (in this case, Saudi Arabia) from a corrupt and repressive regime propped up by a neocolonial power (in this case, the United States),” the book says.

    http://www.foxnews.com/us/2014/01/3...ng-paints-usama-bin-laden-as-freedom-fighter/
     
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    "Neocolonial power"? Are the Great Pretender's ideological equals now coming out of the woodwork to expose their agenda -- and his?

    Interesting.
     
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