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Iraqi Oil Refinery

Once again, the media fails to address the issue underlying much of the violence in Iraq—control over its most precious resource.


Former president Bush is to blame for the present crisis in Iraq—along with decades of murder, lies and imperial aggression.

Sisi Hazem

Its ‘generosity’ toward Cairo notwithstanding, Washington has been reduced to the role of a helpless bystander.

Occupy LA

Over the decades, this catchall term has lost all bite and meaning.

Ukraine protest

Unless the country embraces the ideal of cultural pluralism within one nation, crises like this one will continue to erupt.

Shelling in Syria

There are both practical and humanitarian reasons to oppose US airstrikes in response to the horrific chemical weapons attack.

President Harry Truman and Prime Minister Mohammad Mossadegh

Sixty years ago this week, the CIA successfully staged a coup to overthrow Prime Minister Mohammad Mossadegh.


Deadly clashes shock a nation fresh off the heels of a military coup.


The Obama administration watches as US regional influence declines.

August 15, 2013

More and more, it seems that the revolt that mobilized against the Muslim Brotherhood was manipulated by the powers-that-be.

July 11, 2013

An indecisive, divided administration may be gradually blundering its way toward war.

April 18, 2013

A diplomatic solution to Syria’s civil war remains unlikely—but possible.

September 24, 2012

 If the Muslim Brotherhood is Egypt’s “center,” watch out.

August 17, 2012

Who died and made America boss?

August 14, 2012

The kleptocratic kingdom has long backed the Brothers.

July 13, 2012

Obama needs to put an end to NATO’s warmongering on Syria, or this will get a lot uglier, fast.

June 27, 2012

More than 10,000 complaints have been filed about abuses by the police and military since the coup, none of which have been addressed.

May 22, 2012

 Did NATO help Al Qaeda allies win Tripoli?

August 31, 2011