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War in Libya

Preventive Medicine, Disaster Avoidance, and the Health of a Nation

Dr. Ali Binazir | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Dr. Ali Binazir

Like children afraid of the vaccination needle, there are some people in this country who have not yet understood the long-term benefits they have reaped from Barack Obama's presidency. Let's hope enough people do realize it in time for this crucial election.

NATO's Secrecy Stance

New York Times | Posted 03.25.2012 | World

SOMETIME late last Aug. 8, NATO warplanes flying from Europe arrived over the Libyan farming village of Majer, where forces loyal to Col. Muammar el-Q...

Jason Linkins

Congress Suddenly Interested In Doing Something About A War, Maybe

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner is suddenly very interested in bringing the Obama White House into compliance with the War Powers Act over our intervention in Libya. It reminds one of the old days, when Congress actually decided whether or not we went to war.

The White House Office of Legal Counsel's Rationale for Libyan War Is Positively Orwellian

Rep. Dennis Kucinich | Posted 06.08.2011 | Politics
Rep. Dennis Kucinich

The Obama administration's characterization of the use of force in Libya solely as a humanitarian intervention cannot hide the reality of what war is. The attempt to assert that this is not a war does violence to the English language.