With Libya Ambassador to the UAE Dr. Aref Ali Nayed. Cosponsored with CCAS event. This lecture was a philosophical/political reflection on the situation in Libya today. Exploring architectonic and structural sources of tension that have led to a multiplicity of crises, it explored a set of possible remedies and solutions. The notions and realities of ‘revolutionary’ and ‘constitutional’ legitimacy are approached theoretically and pragmatically. The lecture concluded with an outline of a ‘Libya Disaster Recovery Plan’ aimed at stabilization and national thriving.