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WHY are BBC calling the libiyan people 'rebels' AND NOT "revolutionaries?" watch

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    star wars anyone?
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    Somebody has been reading Press TV. Even Al-Jazeera is referring to them as rebels...
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    (Original post by thisisnew)
    Somebody has been reading Press TV. Even Al-Jazeera is referring to them as rebels...
    You're better than that. Come on...
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    (Original post by thisisnew)
    Somebody has been reading Press TV. Even Al-Jazeera is referring to them as rebels...
    "Morality is doing what is right no matter what you are told. Religion is doing what you are told, no matter what is right"

    Sorry to drag this off-topic, but you're putting Religion under one big generalized term...there are so many religions

    Religion Sets Morals...otherwise it is all subjective...
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    (Original post by lonelykatana)
    Because they are rebelling against the current establishment. There for, regardless of the fact they might be fighting for a brighter future, they are REBELS.
    Its a rebellion, many rebellions have been for a greater good. The word rebel does not define good or bad.

    Did you learn nothing from Starwars?
    The good guys in that were also called the rebels.
    why have you ignored this post it explains perfectly.
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    (Original post by sixthformer)
    You're better than that. Come on...
    No really, what's your problem with the BBC calling them rebels when even Al Jazeera is calling them the same? Can't exactly argue that AJ is biased against the rebels.

    Press TV is just garbage... Is any other major news outlet referring to them as "revolutionaries"?
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    We shouldn't be in Libya at all, it's not morally right nor is advantageous to us materialistically.
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    They are Al qaeda
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    (Original post by Nigel9)
    They are Al qaeda
    Your Al Qaeda
 
 
 
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