Libya

As President Obama's second and final term comes to an end, it's a time to reflect on the victories— but the mishaps as well.

House Speaker John Boehner warned President Obama in a letter Tuesday that he may face legal repercussions for issuing U.S. military involvement in Libya without authorization from Congress. Boehner requested Obama to justify U.S. involvement, and warned the President that he may be in violation of the 1973 War Powers Resolution if he does not […]

LIBYA-Former Georgia congresswoman and Green Party presidential nominee, Cynthia McKinney blasted President Barack Obama for his involvement in the bombing of Libya and his economic policies on a pro-Khaddafi television station. CNN reports: “I want to say categorically and very clearly that these policies of war … are not what the people of the United […]

Roland Martin talks with DeWayne Wickham of the USA Today about what he calls a double standard in United States foreign policy when it comes to saving the lives of Africans. Visit the USA Today to read DeWayne Wickham’s column, Why a double standard in U.S. foreign policy? LISTEN:

CHICAGO-The head of the Nation Of Islam, Louis Farrakhan addressed the war in Libya yesterday and discussed Momar Qaddafi and Barack Obama: NBC Chicago reports: “I don’t care what Gadhafi has done wrong. He’s not the mad dog of the Middle East,” Farrakhan thundered. “The mad dogs are growling and biting in Washington, D.C.” “It’s […]

Washington, D.C — President Obama defended U.S. military involvement in Libya during last nights address saying it was taken to avert a massacre of civilians that would have “stained the conscience of the world.” Also read: WTF? Retailer Sells Padded Push-Up Bikini For 8 Year Old’s!

CHICAGO-At the recent Savior’s Day celebration, Nation Of Islam Minister, Louis Farrakhan had words of praise for the embattled religion, Scientology called Libyan Dictator , Moammar Quaddafi “a friend” and had harsh words for pop star, Rihanna and homosexuals. RELATED: Top 5 MLK Speeches The Chicago Sun-Times reports: Farrakhan also said he had spent time […]

WASHINGTON — BP’s oil spill notoriety is reviving unwelcome attention from Congress on another issue: Whether the oil company sought the release of convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset al-Megrahi to help get a $900 million exploration agreement with Libya off the ground.

TRIPOLI, Libya – A Libyan plane carrying 104 people crashed Wednesday on approach to Tripoli’s airport, leaving a field scattered with smoldering debris that included a large chunk of the tail painted with the airline’s brightly colored logo. A 10-year-old Dutch boy was the only known survivor.