Television featured Communists as arch enemies until the Berlin Wall fell and the era of Communist villainy fell with it.
There are mixed reports as to who is the head man of the Libyan opposition. There has been discussion of cease-fire.
The US and the UK have taken the offensive in Libya, determined to end the reign of Gadhafi.
Gadhafi blames al Qaeda, opposes a no fly zone, and denies wrongdoing.
"There is only the power of the people," Gadhafi says, claiming that no peaceful protesters have been killed.
American President Obama has made initial statements regarding Libyan violence. The United Nations has commenced discussions.