Posts Tagged: Isis
When U.S. rivals committed atrocities in Aleppo, Western talking heads were appalled. But when the U.S. supports them in Mosul? Silence.
The president apparently wants to put the U.S. on a permanent war footing to sustain his unpopular presidency.
The collateral damage of the Iraq War continues -- for Iraqis and Americans alike.
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.