The Corner

Boycotting Arizona; Embracing Libya

On his Facebook page, Mohammad Eljahmi, brother of the late Libyan dissident Fathi Eljahmi, raises a good point regarding the Boston City Council’s divestment resolution regarding Arizona after its immigration bill. As Eljahmi notes, “Pathetic. They salivate on business from Libya, China and Saudi Arabia but want to cripple an American state.” He has a point.

Michael Rubin — Michael Rubin is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, senior lecturer at the Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Civil-Military Relations, and a senior editor of the Middle East ...

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