Anti-war, defend Libya protest scheduled for Friday

Nayaba Arinde | 7/6/2011, 5:25 p.m.

"Don't tell me and wise Black people or white people that you're interested in Black suffering! Where were you in Rwanda? Where are you in the Congo? Why did you go to Darfur? Because oil is there! No...You don't want to 'save the Libyan people'--that's your noble motive to hide your wicked agenda!"

Farrakhan urged Obama to think of the future. "Don't you let these wicked demons move you in a direction that will absolutely ruin your future with your people in Africa and throughout the world!" he said. "They don't like the way you handled [former Egyptian President Hosni] Mubarak! They don't like the way you're handling the situation in the Arab world! I would advise you to be careful, and move with wisdom and skill."

Clay noted, "The Western powers have for decades supported, financially and militarily, the most oppressive regimes in the Middle East for purposes of maintaining control and domination of the world's largest oil reserves. Towards that end, the United States and Britain and France in particular have sought, through covert and overt actions, to support the repression...

"This is why it is important to see through the disinformation campaign being waged by the media, and the military campaign being waged by the Western armed forces against the people of Libya, to usher in the most backward forces with whom they can do business."

For information and to endorse Friday's "U.S. Hands Off Libya and In Defense of Africa" rally, please call (718) 398-1766.