The new diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks reveals a massive double standard when it comes to US policy towards Libya. In 2009, the US was actively seeking partnership with Libya when it came to counter terrorism measures, and even discussed the sale of lethal weapons. Chris Hedges discusses America’s schizophrenic attitude to foreign dictators and the Obama Administration’s potentially unconstitutional use of force on the ‘Alyona Show’:
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