Regions / Syria
Trump has a heavy dose of anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim sentiment behind him, Phyllis Bennis tells the Real News Network.
The multi-layered wars raging across Syria are complex, but there is no military solution, and it's time for the left to rebuild a movement based on that reality.
After a mere eight years in which diplomacy narrowly edged out militarism, the foreign policy elite rallying around Clinton has forgotten the lessons of the George W. Bush era.
Many falsehoods in candidates' responses went unchallenged, Phyllis Bennis told Democracy Now! in her post-debate analysis.
When it comes to their foreign policy proposals, Clinton's is irresponsible and Trump's has no content, Phyllis Bennis tells the Real News Network.
Syria is emerging as a metaphor for the fragmentation and chaos that the modern world barely contains.
Problems with Turkey, Eastern Europe, and Donald Trump could tear the rickety alliance apart at the seams.
The problem with Clinton is that although her critique of Trump is accurate, she is unclear about her own positions, Phyllis Bennis tells Democracy Now!
As refugees take the Olympic stage, the wars that sent them running for their lives continue apace.
Clinton's rhetoric on the Muslim world might be friendlier than Trump's, but her record is much bloodier.