Regions / Turkey
"What we're seeing now is the reality that this global war on terror is indeed having global ramifications," Phyllis Bennis tells Democracy Now!
The latest attacks on journalists and news organizations by corrupt populists are contributing to a global rollback of fundamental rights.
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.
Problems with Turkey, Eastern Europe, and Donald Trump could tear the rickety alliance apart at the seams.
The attempted military coup in Turkey and the possibility of a President Trump may have more Americans considering the military option.
We need to address the root causes of what is leading ordinary people to turn to ISIS, Phyllis Bennis tells RT America.
As ISIS loses territory, it returns to mass-casualty attacks against civilians. That's why military-first approaches to terrorism are doomed to failure.
It’s tempting to use a harsh epithet like “terrorism” to describe the actions in Orlando, but it may ultimately be counterproductive. "Mass hate crime" may be more accurate.
For better or worse, the refugee crisis underscores that Turkey is part of Europe. Pretending otherwise could have disastrous consequences.
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.