Posts Tagged: Isis
For all its shortcomings, Obama’s seemingly improvised Syria strategy has taken advantage of unexpected opportunities. This could be the latest.
Obama officials have repeatedly expressed a commitment to killing large numbers of ISIS fighters. Will Trump take it even further?
After a mere eight years in which diplomacy narrowly edged out militarism, the foreign policy elite rallying around Clinton has forgotten the lessons of the George W. Bush era.
The U.S. responded to a barbaric attack that killed 3,000 U.S. civilians with an ongoing barbaric air campaign of their own that's since produced “towers” of dead civilians in the Greater Middle East and Africa.
The decisive role of collective action in undermining neoliberal ideology and the continuing structural power of capitalism.
Clinton's rhetoric on the Muslim world might be friendlier than Trump's, but her record is much bloodier.
The military can't defeat the Islamic State. We must look instead at the sources of ISIS support.
The war abroad and the war at home are both fueled by a fear of encroaching chaos — and it's hard to miss the racist subtext.
As ISIS loses territory, it returns to mass-casualty attacks against civilians. That's why military-first approaches to terrorism are doomed to failure.
While Muslims knelt in prayer for Orlando, Trump was urging his followers to reach for their guns.