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Libya’s Elections

Libya’s Elections

At the end of June, Libyans went to the polls to elect a new 200-seat Council of Deputies to replace...
Libyan Activist assassinated

Libyan Activist assassinated

Salwa Bugaighis’, a prominent Libyan activist who became the face of her violent country’s efforts to build a democracy has...
Fighting in Benghazi

Fighting in Benghazi

Benghazi saw four people die in clashes between forces that are loyal to the former General Khalifa Haftar and the...
Amb. Deborah Jones on Libya

Amb. Deborah Jones on Libya

Watch this. Ambassador Deborah Jones talks about the growing violence in Libya. She talks also about the political transition since...
Humans of Tripoli

Humans of Tripoli

I think photo essays are almost always better than real essays. Humans of Tripoli (Libya) is basically a replica of...
Libya’s PM Election

Libya’s PM Election

Libya’s new interim prime minister is a businessman with Islamist backing. Despite a disputed vote and a walkout by some...
Mad Dog Gaddafi

Mad Dog Gaddafi

I watched this documentary recently on showtime and I was floored by Colonel Gaddafi’s story. There wasn’t quite a dictator...