We in civil society must sharpen our demands.
Phyllis Bennis discusses the possibility of a renewed Cold War, longstanding tragedies in the Middle East, and the decline of Israeli influence.
The threat of a reckless, dangerous, and illegal US or US-led assault on Syria is looking closer than ever.
The civil war in Syria is already expanding beyond the borders, with regional and potentially global consequences.
Violent video showing Syrian rebels executing soldiers will make it harder for the U.S. to consider direct military engagement.
Video: Drums Beat for U.S. Military Intervention in Syria, but Israel Finds a Weakened Assad “Convenient”
The humanitarian disaster in Syria is mostly ignored as external powers vie for position to control the outcome of civil war.
Lebanon’s billionaire former prime minister is making hay about Hezbollah, but Saad Hariri is doing his own share of sectarian agitation.
In this edition of the New Internationalism newsletter, we look at good and bad news from the world of wars and rumors of wars, uprisings and suppression of uprisings, media coverage and media collaboration.