The New Colonialism
Paul Craig Roberts
Gaddafi got himself targeted by standing up to Western imperialism. He refused to be part of the US Africa Command. Gaddafi saw Washington’s scheme for what it is, a colonialist’s plan to divide and conquer. Continue
Evidence Is Not Necessary to Hold Guantánamo Prisoners for the Rest of Their Lives
By Andy Worthington
The 172 men still held at Guantánamo are still treated with scorn by the administration of Barack Obama, the standard bearer of “hope” and “change,” who promised to close Guantánamo. Continue
CIA, British Special Forces Swarm Through Libya
By David Dayen
America’s no boots on the ground humanitarian intervention in Libya features ground-based CIA agents (presumably wearing tennis shoes) coordinating with Libyan rebels so as to better be able to assist them with tactical air support. Continue
The CIA, the Libyan Rebellion, and the President
By David Bromwich
One of Barack Obama's first acts as president was to say that Guantanamo must go. It did not go. Soon after, he said that the Israeli settlements must go. They expanded. Obama made his peace in the end with Guantanamo and the Israeli settlements. Continue
The Hypocrisy of the West’s ‘Humanitarian Interventions’
By Peter Lavelle
Western sponsored “humanitarian intervention” always picks a side – and the winning side does what it pleases. This is one of the unspoken spin-offs of “humanitarian interventionism”. Continue
Libyan Rebel Leader Spent Much of Past 20 Years in Langley Virginia
By Chris Adams
Since coming to the United States in the early 1990s, Hifter lived in suburban Virginia outside Washington, D.C.... Continue
American Media Silent on CIA Ties to Libya Rebel Commander
By Patrick Martin
The selection of a longtime CIA collaborator as commander of the rebels makes nonsense of the official claim that the United States is intervening militarily in Libya to protect civilian lives. Continue
Arming Libya Rebels Not Allowed by UN Resolutions
By Robert Booth
The US is likely to be in breach of the UN security council's arms embargo on Libya if it sends weapons to the rebels, experts in international law have warned. Continued
The Euro-US War on Libya: Official Lies and Misconceptions of Critics
Must Read - By James Petras and Robin Eastman-Abaya
....what, then, is the driving force behind the Euro-US imperial intervention? Continue
US Congressmen: Libya attack illegal: On Tuesday, Representatives Timothy Johnson of Illinois and Justin Amash of Michigan introduced the draft legislation that aims to suspend all fundings to measures involving US President Barack Obama's decision to intervene in Libya
UN chief: Israel's occupation is 'morally, politically unsustainable': "the occupation that started in 1967 is morally and politically unsustainable, and must end. The Palestinians have a legitimate right to the establishment of an independent and viable State of their own.
AlJazeera news loses credibility in Yemen: Video footage of Iraqi prisoners being kicked, whipped and beaten were recently screened on Al Jazeera TV news channel that reported these scenes as being from Yemen.
'Suicide squads' paid huge sums amid fresh fears for nuclear site: The radioactive core in one reactor at Fukushima's beleaguered nuclear power plant appeared to have melted through the bottom of its containment vessel, an expert warned yesterday, sparking fears that workers would not be able to save the reactor and that radioactive gases could soon be released into the atmosphere.
China economist blasts dollar dominance on eve of G20: - Dollar dominance is sowing the seeds of financial turmoil, and the solution is to promote new reserve currencies, a Chinese government economist said in a paper published on the eve of a G20 meeting about how to reform the global monetary system.
2/3rds of US Corporations Pay Zero Federal Taxes: : From coast-to-coast, more than forty cities joined in a day of action protesting the tax-dodging of massive corporations that they see as the real source of the country's deficit.
Obama Raises American Hypocrisy To A Higher Level
By Paul Craig Roberts
There is no doubt whatsoever that the current US president and the predecessor Bush/Cheney regime have murdered many times more people in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia than Gadhafi has murdered in Libya. Continue
Worse Than Chenobyl.
When the Fukushima Meltdown Hits Groundwater
By Dr. Tom Burnett
Fukushima is going to dwarf Chenobyl. The Japanese government has had a level 7 nuclear disaster going for almost a week but won’t admit it. Continue
Some alternative voices and views on Libya
Cynthia McKinney - http://english.pravda.ru/history/27-03-2011/11734...
Scott Creighton on the cruise missile left http://willyloman.wordpress.com/2011/03/22/left-c...
Webster tarpley on who the 'rebels' are: http://tarpley.net/2011/03/24/the-cia%e2%80%99s-l...
LIFG(Libyan Islamic Fighting Group..aka jamaa islamiya!) http://www.stratfor.com/weekly/20110223-jihadist-...
Gerald Perreira on Gadaffi and racism in Libya http://www.blackagendareport.com/content/coalitio...
Glen Ford on racism in Libya: http://www.blackagendareport.com/content/race-and... http://mrzine.monthlyreview.org/2011/ford030311.h...
Doctors in Libya tell of US/NATO air strikes killing civilians: http://en.m4.cn/archives/6734.html
Diana Johnstone: http://www.counterpunch.org/johnstone03242011.htm...
Tony Cartalucci, one of the first to tell the truth about the Libya debacle:
Peter dale Scott: http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article2...
Libya: The Objective of "Humanitarian Bombing" is Death and Destruction http://www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va...
Serbs know all about 'humanitarian intervention' and national dismemberment: