The Passionate Attachment

America's entanglement with Israel

Uncle NED bringing “happiness and glory to the dark corners of the world”

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Carl Gershman, the former ADL researcher and longtime president of the National Endowment for Democracy, recently told a memorial meeting for Václav Havel held at NED’s Washington HQ:

In keeping with Havel’s vision, let’s hope that China will be given back to the people, and Burma, Cuba, Iran, Belarus, Syria, Egypt, Ethiopia, Tibet, East Turkestan, even North Korea,” said Gershman. “There is much work to do to help bring happiness and glory to the dark corners of the world, as Havel did for his and other nations.

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Written by Maidhc Ó Cathail

February 29, 2012 at 10:51 am

Posted in Uncategorized

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  1. “There is much work to do to help bring happiness and glory to the dark corners of the world”

    What is frightening is that Gershman probably believes this. We need a science of self-deception to understand how imperial functionaries live with themselves.

    maoilriain

    March 1, 2012 at 1:01 am

  2. In Gershman’s case, it’s called Trotskyism.

    Maidhc Ó Cathail

    March 1, 2012 at 8:33 am


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