Posts Tagged: Gaddafi
Robert Kaplan thinks that Gaddafi, Gbagbo, and Saleh refuse to back down out of fealty to their tribes.
Coming to terms with NATO's intervention in the Libyan civil war is a little like wresting a grizzly bear: big, hairy, and likely to make one pretty uncomfortable no matter where you grab a hold of it.
Robert Naiman and Ian Williams go head to head on the Libyan War.
There are rumblings that U.S. and NATO airstrikes on Libya might leave both mired in that country.
If giving up nuclear weapons doesn't immunize a leader from regime change, what does?
"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?
Libyan protesters asked for help, but the military attacks they're getting may actually create a whole new set of problems that could last a very long time.
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.