Tagged: militarism

Demystifying Syria

Come hear IPS' Phyllis Bennis featured in a forum with other Middle East experts, telling the real story behind ISIS.

Brownbag: Rethinking the Asia Pivot

A conversation about U.S. policy in the Pacific and the social movements that are challenging militarism in the region, featuring Ko Youkyoung and Raymond Palatino.

Syria: The Threats, the Claims, the Costs, the Lives

What the civil war in Syria and the Arab Spring have exposed is that the massive political and social transformation and real regime change underway is led by the people themselves, largely without military force and certainly with no role for the United States. U.S. military involvement serves only to escalate the destruction.