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Ethan Chorin's 'Exit The Colonel' looks at Libya's hidden revolutionary history




Portrait of Ethan Chorin, who served as a diplomat in Tripoli from 2004-2006 and who's the author of a new book, "Exit the Colonel: The Hidden History of the Libyan Revolution."
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Cover of Ethan Chorin's new book, "Exit the Colonel: The Hidden History of the Libyan Revolution."
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U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Susan Rice, meets with Republican lawmakers today in Washington to discuss her comments about the U.S. Embassy attack in Benghazi.

While the controversy over the administration's handling of the attack continues, Libya itself has nearly disappeared from the headlines. Yet a new crisis may be brewing there.

We speak with Ethan Chorin, who served as a diplomat in Tripoli from 2004-2006 and who's the author of a new book, "Exit the Colonel: The Hidden History of the Libyan Revolution."

Exit the Colonel: The Hidden History of the Libyan Revolution