Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Iraq's Kurds may at last have their own state. But is it the one they wanted?
From nuclear weapons to unicorns.
George Orwell understood that ignoring obvious horrors for expediency's sake is a roadblock to justice.
Jeremy Scahill's 'Dirty Wars' conveys the sinister, unaccountable, and deadly power concentrated in the halls of Washington that now threatens the planet.
Tales of ostensibly noble efforts to avert catastrophic human suffering have sanitized the complicity of U.S. policy.
War with Iran could cost you your job.
Humanitarian intervention has proven to be an even more valuable propaganda tool than the "war on terror."
The Syrian civil war is spreading -- but U.S. military action is the last thing the country needs.
Phyllis Bennis debates war-by-proxy in Syria, neocolonialism in the Middle East, and the global war on terror.
Were the Syrian rebels to win, how different would their rule be from Assad's?