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Ambassador Stevens

The Truth About the Video and Benghazi

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics
Joan E. Dowlin

Many seem to have forgotten the volatile time we faced as a nation leading up to the strike on the consulate in Libya.

The California-Libya Connection

Ethan Chorin | Posted 09.07.2013 | Home
Ethan Chorin

Despite being almost 7,000 miles apart, California and Libya have an interesting history, a similar climate, and a relationship that's worth watching.

U.S. Officials Claim Ambassador Stevens Declined Additional Security

McClatchy | Posted 07.15.2013 | Politics

CAIRO — In the month before attackers stormed U.S. facilities in Benghazi and killed four Americans, U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens twice turne...

Libya, Oh Libya: A Little Foreign Policy Ditty for Debate Number Three

Bill Santiago | Posted 12.22.2012 | Comedy
Bill Santiago

Lybia oh Lybia, what happened in Lybia At the American embassy? Who'd have thought we were abhorred so? In Benghazi, even more so

BOTH SIDES NOW: Believing Is Seeing on Veep and Benghazi

HuffPost Radio | Posted 10.15.2012 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgEach party sees what it wants. Ron Reagan and Torie Clarke, for example, differ on who won Biden-Ryan - the smiling steamroller or the blue-eyed boy scout? Was Benghazi a tragedy or calamity? Then: let Obama be O'Biden!

Libyan Ambassador Stevens' Death Tragic, Hopeful, Ironic

Christian Piatt | Posted 11.21.2012 | Religion
Christian Piatt

The Libyans sorting through the wreckage found a still-alive Ambassador Stevens, which elicited cheers of joy from them and shouts of "God is great!"

Stop Dishonoring Ambassador Stevens and His Colleagues

Kathy Kemper | Posted 12.03.2012 | Politics
Kathy Kemper

No doubt, there are difficult questions that need to be answered -- and will be answered. But it's absurd for casual observers to claim that they know exactly what happened in Benghazi on September 11, 2012.

BOTH SIDES NOW: Will Tape-Gate be Romney's 'Lonesome Rhodes' Moment*?

HuffPost Radio | Posted 09.23.2012 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpg To Ron Reagan, the 47% tape reveals Romney's sneering elitism -- but Torie Clarke thinks it's a feeding frenzy over a stumble no worse than Obama's comments on "cling to guns/religion" and "redistribution." Then: Are riots in the Middle East the fault of a film or Obama?

Terry Jones Must Be Stopped, And Evangelicals Must Stop Him

Rev. Steven D. Martin | Posted 11.12.2012 | Religion
Rev. Steven D. Martin

Regrettably, Christian evangelicals have a reputation of standing on the side of exceptionalism and even bigotry. It's high time that we evangelicals listen to the command of Jesus to love our neighbors, even our enemies.

Libya's Lesson: Extremism Begets Extremism

Ahmed Shihab-Eldin | Posted 11.12.2012 | Home
Ahmed Shihab-Eldin

For as much as I've hailed the Internet as a powerful platform to connect like-minded individuals and groups in the Arab world fighting for their right to self-determination, today we are reminded of another powerful, if tragic reality.

Officials: U.S. Ambassador To Libya, And 3 Other Embassy Staffers Killed In Attack

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.12.2012 | Home

UPDATE: U.S. officials have told The New York Times and CNN that the deadly consulate attack in Benghazi, Libya, which killed U.S. Ambassador Chris St...