Regions / Middle East & North Africa
From 2003 to 2017, the U.S. went from from sole global superpower to potential super-pariah.
With mass-casualty events from Raqqa to Mosul, some think the U.S. military is scrapping rules designed to protect innocents.
When U.S. rivals committed atrocities in Aleppo, Western talking heads were appalled. But when the U.S. supports them in Mosul? Silence.
The president apparently wants to put the U.S. on a permanent war footing to sustain his unpopular presidency.
In real life, human memories work better than they do in Orwell’s 1984. Or do they?
Trump's foreign policy advisers are plainly unhinged. But the old establishment isn't much better.
Trump's leading foreign policy advisers are obsessed with Iran and making dangerous moves from East Asia to the Middle East.
Trump the businessman is at war with Trump the ideologue over the question of Islam.
The so-called "Muslim ban" has been compared to U.S. treatment of Jewish refugees during the Holocaust. It's actually even more draconian.
I've seen firsthand how the White House's cruel ban is impacting moms and kids here in the United States.