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Nasser's lessons apply to America today

Reader comment on item: Nasser Died Fifty Years Ago: He Lives on in Egypt

Submitted by Timothy Hadley (United States), Sep 29, 2020 at 12:00

Nasser, through arrogance and ambition, effectively ruined a major world nation for 70 years and counting. That ought to frighten Americans about the choices we make when we elect people to high office, and the destructive long-term consequences that we almost always face decades later.


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