Jean Bricmont

JEAN BRICMONT teaches physics at the University of Louvain in Belgium. He is author of Humanitarian Imperialism.  He can be reached at

Open Letter to “Human Rights Defenders” on Aleppo

The Trump Phenomenon, as Seen From Europe

The European Dead End

Combatting Terrorism: What’s Love Got to Do With It?

Trump and the Liberal Intelligentsia: a View from Europe

The Ideology of Humanitarian Imperialism

The Fall of Saigon

The Easy Lesson of World War I

The Wishful Thinking Left

Beware the Anti-Anti-War Left

Opposing War in France

The Case for a Non-Interventionist Foreign Policy

Humanitarian Bricmont

Libya in the Face of Humanitarian Imperialism

Libya and the Return of Humanitarian Imperialism

Bombing for a Juster World?

Cats, Dogs and Creationism

Our Obama Problem

Western Delusions

Why Bush Can Get Away with Attacking Iran

The Moral Collapse of the Moral Left

The Great Illusion

The Elections in France

What is the Decisive "Clash" of Our Time?

A Fable About Palestine

The End of the "End of History"

The De-Zionization of the American Mind

Vive La France?