Posts Tagged: Responsibility To Protect
Robert Naiman and Ian Williams go head to head on the Libyan War.
Can an airstrike ever be humanitarian?
Will military intervention dislodge Gaddafi or lead to yet another quagmire?
Serbia, not NATO, was responsible for the human rights violations in Kosovo.
Noam Chomsky replies to Ian Williams on Kosovo and East Timor.
Noam Chomsky refutes Ian Williams' claim that NATO's bombing of Serbia in 1999 did not precipitate atrocities in Kosovo.
The UN secretary general has taken a forceful position on the Responsibility to Protect doctrine.
In response to genocide and ethnic cleansing, the UN has adopted a new doctrine called the Responsibility to Protect. Are we finally going to say "never again" or is it just "more of the same"?
The Responsibility to Protect doctrine, regardless of the good intentions of some proponents, is just another method for the more powerful to impose their will on the less powerful.
China wants Taiwan, Taiwan wants independence, and Ian Williams wants you to know why Taipei has a more compelling argument than Beijing.