RISE UP TIMES

Media for Justice and Peace

Donate

Stephen Gowans> Slouching Towards Sirte: NATO’s War on Libya and Africa

Slouching Towards Sirte: NATO’s War on Libya and Africa The next time that empire comes calling in the name of human rights, please be found standing idly by By Stephen Gowans  what’s left Posted in Africa, Libya by what’s left on November 9, 2012 Maximilian C. Forte’s new book Slouching Towards Sirte: NATO’s War on Libya and Africa (released November 20) More

Stephen Gowans> Slouching Towards Sirte: NATO’s War on Libya and Africa

Slouching Towards Sirte: NATO’s War on Libya and Africa The next time that empire comes calling in the name of human rights, please be found standing idly by By Stephen Gowans  what’s left Posted in Africa, Libya by what’s left on November 9, 2012 Maximilian C. Forte’s new book Slouching Towards Sirte: NATO’s War on Libya and Africa (released November 20) More

Ian Silvera> Special Forces involvement in Libya

Special Forces involvement in Libya January 19th, 2012 | by Ian Silvera | Published in All Stories, Bureau Recommends A Libyan defected soldier (2nd left) explains how to use a rocket launcher to a group of rebels An investigation by BBC’s Newsnight reveals that British special forces were deployed in Libya. In a report broadcast last night, Mark Urban, More

Winslow Myers> Occupying Fears About Iran

Winslow Myers> Occupying Fears About Iran Saturday 7 January 2012 by: Winslow Myers, Consortium News | News Analysis via truthout  President Barack Obama speaks about Iran to reporters at the White House on Thursday, October 1, 2009. (Photo: Luke Sharrett / The New York Times) In an election year, as many U.S. politicians compete to out-macho one More

Power Politics, NATO, and the Libyan Intervention

Pompous Rhetoric and Realpolitik  Counterpunch Power Politics, NATO, and the Libyan Intervention by DAVID N. GIBBS     SEPTEMBER 15, 2011 The recent NATO intervention against the regime of Muammar Gaddafi in Libya has been a considerable source of contention among many on the left, with self-proclaimed progressives, most notably Juan Cole, openly supporting this military action. More

Go to Top