Tagged: Bashar Al-Assad
In the post-Cold War era, the right and even some on the left are playing a new game of "Who's your favorite dictator?"
Bashar al-Assad is not going to age out of office any time soon.
There's no better time for Sunni and Shia to sit down together and address not just ISIS but the injustice, intolerance, and inequality that birthed it.
Phyllis Bennis discusses the Obama administration's strategy to defeat the Islamic State in Syria and the regional challenges it faces on PBS NewsHour.
Vladimir Putin is not reviving the Cold War. Rather, the U.S. failed to end it when it had the chance.
We in civil society must sharpen our demands.
Today we have the possibility to turn the threat of war around. There is renewed hope that the global community can make that turn now, today.
An easy-to-use list of reasons that the United States should not take military action in Syria. Ready to print, copy, and hand out at the next antiwar demonstration!
Let's resist the temptation to intervene in Syria. This time, let's say 'lesson learned.'
Tales of ostensibly noble efforts to avert catastrophic human suffering have sanitized the complicity of U.S. policy.