Regions / Syria
The U.S. has a moral responsibility to address the Syrian refugee crisis after The Guardian reveals Russia offered to help depose Assad three years ago.
Here's how the U.S. can leverage its wealth, safety, and diplomacy to serve the refugees it helped to create.
Winning the fight to protect the deal in Congress was a huge victory for diplomacy over war. But there's still much work to be done.
Phyllis Bennis: "Everyone is safer with this deal — because everyone is safer when we use diplomacy instead of war."
Will the monumental deal lay the foundation for creating a nuclear free zone throughout the Middle East?
For the refugees pouring into Europe, their journeys can be just as deadly as the war zones they're fleeing.
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 U.S. military-industrial complex plays a role as Congress considers rejecting the Iran nuclear agreement despite the potential cost of war.
If we continue to think about the Islamic State as a force to be fought on the battlefield, its second year will be worse than its first.