This article is the second of a three-part series featuring different perspectives on the recent developments in Mali. "...This conflict is legitimate and vital to the security of the French. We can not expect to maintain our lifestyles and our prosperity if we do not go outside our country to participate in the stabilization and resolution of crises, eradicating threats that could... Continue Reading
Hakim Addad is an activist and has lived in Algeria for twenty years. He is a former member of SOS Racism during the 1980s in France and former national secretary of the Socialist Forces Front delegate to social movements. He is also a founding member of the Youth Action Gathering (RAJ) and its former secretary general.