Regions / Middle East & North Africa
"In essence, the U.S. runs the show that is taking over running the show." -- AP
Should progressives drop their reflexive opposition to use of force overseas that's not in the service of national defense?
Many on the left favor the Libya intervention.
Ed Schultz criticized the GOP because it "steamrolled America into two wars" but defends President Obama for attacking Libya.
Can an airstrike ever be humanitarian?
It may be a symptom of a perceived need on the part of the U.S. to keep control of energy from China.
Western countries have condemned Internet restrictions in the Arab world. But Western corporations have provided the tools of repression.
Some arguments against intervention deserve serious consideration. The "hypocrisy" mantra, however, is not one of them.
The dreaded "revolutionary justice" has already reared its ugly head in Libya.
Samantha Power is uniquely equipped to interpret the words of Gaddafi and his followers.