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Open Letter Urges Congress to Take Path of Diplomacy, Not War
On what legal grounds can the White House justify airstrikes against ISIS?
Phyllis Bennis discusses the rise of ISIS and U.S. foreign policy since the September 11, 2001 attacks
The Obama administration has concluded deals with Iran and Cuba. Will North Korea round out the trifecta?
Author and analyst Phyllis Bennis discusses president Obama's Iranian nuclear deal and the opposition to that deal.
Like it or not, diplomacy is all about backroom deals.
Lawmakers need to hear from their constituents who support the nuclear deal with Iran.
Despite the focus on Iran, Israel is the only country in the Middle East that has a nuclear weapons arsenal.
You may have heard that “both sides” committed abuses in last Gaza war. But there's no comparison when it comes to the scale of the violations — or the body count.
In their latest deal to fight ISIS, Washington and Turkey are treating the Middle East's largest stateless minority like pawns. That's a huge mistake.