Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
Lack of unequivocal Western support seems to have given the Egyptian military license to exert its will over Egypt.
Who else ― Elizabeth Warren?
Gareth Porter's new book chronicles U.S. and Israeli efforts to ensure the perpetuation, rather than the resolution, of outstanding concerns about Iran’s nuclear program.
The Egyptian Revolution is a perfect case study for both the power and the limits of nonviolent mass movements.
Like the Pakistan military and ISI, Syrian President Assad may be aiding jihadists who operate on his own soil.
Once again, R2P — responsibility to protect — is being used as a pretext for attacking Syria.
Egypt's U.S.-backed regime now claims that the progressive, anti-authoritarian activists that brought down Mubarak are simply U.S. agents.
Will the Green Climate Fund—the UN body tasked with funding the transition to a clean-energy, climate-resilient future in the developing world—invest in fossil fuels?
The neoconservatives and liberal interventionists were discredited long ago, but the United States still has an obligation to help solve the Syrian crisis.