Posts Tagged: Libyan Revolution
Under pressure from a potential secessionist movement in the east, Libya must tread carefully to avoid becoming another Somalia.
Even if the president led the NATO coalition from behind, he led his country into war from practically another planet.
The complications of the Libyan Summer, and the consequences of the militarization of its struggle, leave unanswered the question of whether events so far are ultimately a victory for the Libyan people, or for NATO.
Emira Woods takes questions on what can and should come next for Libya.
After 42 years of Muammar el-Qaddafi, it is now long overdue for the Libyan people to determine their own destiny.
A call to Congress for a cease-fire in Libya, issued by U.S. Non-Governmental Organizations that support human rights and democracy in Africa.
They're at obvious odds with the ostensible purpose of the siege -- to benefit the Libyan people.
NATO is shirking "Responsibility to Protect" in favor of regime change in Libya.
It may be a symptom of a perceived need on the part of the U.S. to keep control of energy from China.
At the moment, stopping the unpredictable Gaddafi is seen as the best option by Arab leaders.