Arab Swing: Western hypocrisy towards uprisings in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia – Tariq Ali on Russia Today

Tariq Ali, interviewed by Russia Today, speaks about the double standards of the US and other Western governments towards protestors in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. Despite publicly backing rebels in Libya and Egypt, the US government is supporting the brutal crackdown on protestors in states more friendly to US agendas. Tariq Ali discusses the political reasons behind this two-faced political dealing and why we don’t see rebellion in Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and the Yemen in the news.