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Saturday, January 20, 2007

Carter vs. Apartheid

Brave and Noble Jimmy


Ask anyone "are you for or against Apartheid?" and the answer is almost sure to be a vehement "against". We remember clearly the injustices of South Africa and the heroes like Nelson Mandela who sacrificed everything for reform.

Yet Jimmy Carter points out that a form of Apartheid is being practiced by a major world government and supported by our own government.

Why is this tolerated/supported by the U.S. and much of the international community?

A brief article about Carter's book and the firestorm of controversy here.

Carter's book is here.

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