Category: Libya

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Vijay Prashad: Gaddafi and the failure of the International Criminal Court

The Libyan war was never about human rights. If it were, the West would not be so scrupulous in its desire to trample on them

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Vijay Prashad: Trapped in Libya: the flotsam of the West’s wars

The US continues to see merit in the violence in Syria (by training new fighters), but has only taken in 546 Syrian refugees. This is an object lesson in hypocrisy

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Vijay Prashad: Paying the price of a failed Libya

Amid chaos caused by mismanagement, intervention, international rivalries and civil war, ordinary people who hoped for a better Libya are dying

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Vijay Prashad: Libya: The battlefield of the New Arab Cold War

The only way to tackle the “Islamic State” in Libya is to produce a political process

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Vijay Prashad: A Somalia on the Mediterranean

The Islamic State in Libya is not merely a Libyan problem but a regional one

Greg Shupak: The Disaster in Libya

If leftists want to build alternatives to global capitalism, we must recognize that claims to internationalism are worse than meaningless when they enable imperialist bloodbaths

Danica Jorden: Our Seas: End of Mare Nostrum Spells Death in the Mediterranean

“Here we are, once again, in front of another tragedy, weeping for children who died in search of a future”

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Horace Campbell: US, NATO and the Destruction of Libya

NATO claimed that its intervention in Libya was a historic success. But three years later, Libya is in complete chaos

Jesse Franzblau: Libya: A Cautionary Tale

Beset by infighting among militias and rampant arms trafficking, Libya in 2014 is a cautionary tale about the long-term consequences of military intervention

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Ramzy Baroud: Haftar Leads A Coup

A General’s Odd War on the Muslim Brotherhood

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