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A legacy of her own

Hillary Clinton's recent Capitol Hill testimony about the attack last year on the US embassy in Benghazi, Libya, showed the outgoing secretary of state at her strongest.

By EDITORIAL  |  February 01, 2013

Crabby old men

Washington is gripped with Benghazi Fever. It is a tricky and treacherous disease.

By EDITORIAL  |  November 23, 2012

Lost in interrogation

On April 5, James Foley, a journalist for Boston-based GlobalPost, was beaten and captured by armed pro-Qaddafi loyalists outside the Libyan town of Bregra, along with Atlantic writer Clare Gillis and Spanish photographer Manu Brabo.
Captive's attention
By DAN MCCARTHY  |  June 03, 2011

Libya: Why Obama is right

That the nation is apprehensive and ambivalent about President Barack Obama's military intervention in Libya is natural, even healthy.
What's wrong with saving lives?
By EDITORIAL  |  April 01, 2011