Beware The Anti-Anti-War Left

Why Humanitarian Interventionism is a Dead End Jean Bricmont Louvain, Belgium. Ever since the 1990s, and especially since the Kosovo war in 1999, anyone who opposes armed interventions by Western powers and NATO has to confront what may be called an anti-anti-war left (including its far left segment). In Europe, and notably in France, this…

France’s “Left” Silences Anti-war Activist Jean Bricmont

The War on Freedom of Speech Belgian theoretical physicist Jean Bricmont Gearóid Ó Colmáin Every year the French communist Party ( PCF) organizes the Fête de l’Humanité in Paris, a left-wing festival where concerts are held and communist parties from all over the world erect stands to exchange books, pamphlets and ideas. Many authors, journalists…