Posts Tagged: Syrian rebels
In his speech to U.S. lawmakers, the "People's pope" condemned the arms trade, war profiteering, and even the war on terror itself.
Bashar al-Assad is not going to age out of office any time soon.
After the Paris massacre, European governments should resist narratives of civilizational conflict and push for a ceasefire in the Syrian war.
The pieces for a political deal to end the Syrian civil war are coming together — if Ankara will let them.
Hillary Clinton and her hawkish Democratic allies are already running hard to the right of Obama.
Obama is more than willing to stand up against the Islamic State. Too bad he wasn't willing to stand up to his hawkish critics.
The Obama administration’s war plans in Iraq and Syria are illegal, ill-conceived, and destined to fail. Here's what the U.S.—and you—can do instead.
The U.S. and its allies have funded a host of Syrian opposition councils that are more interested in seeking Western aid than serving the Syrian people.
In just five years, Syria has gone from being the world’s second-largest host of refugees to the second-largest producer of them.
Adding yet more warfare to the current crisis in the Middle East will perpetuate exactly what the imperial powers set out to do: tear an entire region of the world asunder.