Dr. Vijay Prashad joins Eric for an in-depth examination of the NATO war on Libya. Dr. Prashad is recognized as one of the leading voices in opposition to the so-called intervention in Libya. He outlines the thesis of his most recent article entitled “NATO in the Dock” published in Counterpunch, in which he exposes the myth of NATO as a benevolent military force incapable of committing war crimes. Additionally, he and Eric examine some of the more recent developments in Libya and the lasting impact of the war on the people.
Dr. Vijay Prashad is an author and Professor of International Studies at Trinity College. His most recent book Arab Spring, Libyan Winter is available from AK Press. His articles can be found at counterpunch.org.