Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Car bombings, sectarian violence and attacks on U.S. troops are down. But does the reduced violence have anything to do with the "surge"?
For the average Iraqi, there is little difference between the Mongols and the United States. Both have laid waste to their country.
Despite the perception that the NIE halted the possibility of war in Iran, we all need to be organizing to shut down the Administration's war mongering. This season of peace demands no less.
The charismatic populist's positions on many domestic policy issues may warrant progressives' support, but his foreign policy record is decidedly mixed.
In order to "win", we need to sell the invasion and occupation to the Iraqis.
On her foreign policy agenda: There's every indication that it closely parallels that of the Bush administration.
When it comes to human rights around the world, Hillary Clinton is little more than Bush Lite.
The new National Intelligence Estimate on Iran challenges the Bush administration's rhetoric on a possible WWIII in Iran.
A response to Kevin Funk and Steve Fake: Divestment will help to end the Genocide in Darfur.
An honest look at Iraq and the U.S. occupation from an unembedded journalist.