Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Will the next war for oil be in Africa?
In his recent AIPAC speech, Barack Obama veers right.
Congress inserts itself into Lebanon's civil strife with a strongly worded resolutionCongress inserts itself into Lebanon's civil strife with a strongly worded resolution.
The former White House press secretary is right: mainstream journalists were "deferential, complicit enablers" in the lead up to the Iraq War. But Congress surrendered its voice and failed to question the intelligence.
Over the last two years, some of the most energized movements opposing the war have not been those made up of civilians but those who have served on the front lines.
Calls for further sanctions on Iran may have a bigger impact than anyone imagines.
The Iraq War is morally troublesome and many of our soldiers are suffering the consequences.
The religion of privatization: fully tested in Iraq. Ready for the discard pile.
An unpublished research paper that tries to blame protest and dissent for "emboldening" Iraq's insurgents is severely flawed but its propaganda value is attracting unwarranted attention.
As more vets commit suicide than die in combat, the Department of Veterans Affairs faces a class action lawsuit for allegedly systematically denying mental health care and disability benefits.