Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Tales of ostensibly noble efforts to avert catastrophic human suffering have sanitized the complicity of U.S. policy.
War with Iran could cost you your job.
Were the Syrian rebels to win, how different would their rule be from Assad's?
The charade of "generous offers" to the Palestinians.
From mission creep to missileers asleep at the wheel.
Why start another body count in a Middle East conflict with no direct relationship to U.S. security?
A resolution to that end may be just sound and fury.
From austerity to Al Nusra.
The United States needs to halt its assistance to Bahrain until the country implements promised democratic reforms.
From the decline in democracy to the rise in the price of peace.