Four must read articles on Libya

9 March 2011 —

Four excellent articles on the Imperial ramp-up to war on Libya

Libya and the Return of Humanitarian Imperialism By Jean Bricmont

8 March 2011 — Global

The whole gang is back: The parties of the European Left (grouping the ‘moderate’ European communist parties), the ‘Green’ José Bové, now allied with Daniel Cohn-Bendit, who has never seen a US-NATO war he didn’t like, various Trotkyist groups and of course Bernard-Henry Lévy and Bernard Kouchner, all calling for some sort of ‘humanitarian intervention’ in Libya or accusing the Latin American left, whose positions are far more sensible, of acting as ‘useful idiots’ for the ‘Libyan tyrant.’

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