Posts Tagged: syrian uprising
Iara Lee's "The Suffering Grasses" beautifully captures Syrians explaining their struggle in their own words, giving a place of privilege to those nonviolent activists whose voices have long been buried beneath the rubble.
What can we do in Syria? Unfortunately, not much.
Set to be a regional leader just two years ago, Turkey is now beset by problems with neighbors and other regional powers. What happened?
The locals in one Turkish border province take a dim view of the anti-Assad fighters making their home there.
Although Hezbollah has been a strong ally of Bashar al-Assad, there are signs the Lebanese group is preparing for a future without him.
Once loosed, the dogs of war range where they will.
Although the prospects for an independent state in Syrian Kurdistan remain dim, unprecedented Kurdish autonomy will likely result from the conflict
The radicalization and internationalization of Syria's armed opposition have exacerbated the fears of Turkey's minority communities.
As the post-9-11 wars finally begin to end, we can shrink the Pentagon budget. Here is a three-part strategy for replacing the jobs currently dependent on military production we don't need.
Turkey and Iran don't see eye to eye on Syria. But their mutual interests in other arenas temper their disagreements.