21 August 2008

Russia & America: A Thought for the Day

Words of wisdom from a non-Western perspective, from the English-language al-Jazeera website, courtesy of Marwan Bishara, a senior political analyst:

The geopolitics of Russo-American relations is best portrayed by an old Swahili proverb that says 'when the elephants fight, the grass gets crushed, and when elephants make love the grass gets crushed'.

No comments: