Category: Iraq

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Seumas Milne: Another Western War Won’t End Terror In Iraq Or Syria. It Will Only Spread It

Bombing and more intervention can’t destroy Isis. The US is at the heart of the crisis in the Middle East

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Richard Falk: ISIS, Militarism, and the Violent Imagination

Militarist geopolitics seems destined to lead to yet another Western catastrophe in the tormented Middle East

Nauman Sadiq: Syrian Jihad Spawned the Islamic State

Aside from Israel’s regional security another factor that always plays in the Western strategists’ mind is their “vital interests” in the Middle Eastern region which is a euphemism for oil

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Vijay Prashad: Obama’s Syrian Dilemma

No easy political agreement can come in Syria

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Phyllis Bennis: Is There a Diplomatic Solution to ISIS Crisis?

Could Turn to Aid, Arms Embargo & Engaging Foes

Vince Emanuele: Beheadings: Ours and Theirs

It’s really important for Americans to recognize the brutality inherently connected with shooting, bombing, drone-striking and rocketing human beings

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Medea Benjamin: “Insanity”: CodePink’s Medea Benjamin on Obama Plan to Bomb Syria, Expand Iraq Attacks

The Pentagon has announced it will soon start flying bombing missions out of the Kurdish region of northern Iraq as part of an expanded U.S.-led military campaign against militants from the Islamic State

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Lawrence Wittner: Nationalist Illusions

Can anyone acquainted with American history really take this nationalist drivel seriously?

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Shamus Cooke: Progressive Democrats Follow Obama to War in Syria

The two-party system is completely united on the fundamentals of government; spending more on war and cutting everything else

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Shamus Cooke: The Giant Gaps in Obama’s ISIS Strategy

, Obama failed to mention that perpetual war is the new normal for the U.S. government, no matter which party is elected

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