With growing food, fuel and power shortages, civilians struggle to survive in a country torn apart by warring militias.
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.
Its ‘generosity’ toward Cairo notwithstanding, Washington has been reduced to the role of a helpless bystander.
Where Putin is the toast—and scourge—of the town
Over the decades, this catchall term has lost all bite and meaning.
Unless the country embraces the ideal of cultural pluralism within one nation, crises like this one will continue to erupt.
A diplomatic solution is possible.
There are both practical and humanitarian reasons to oppose US airstrikes in response to the horrific chemical weapons attack.
Sixty years ago this week, the CIA successfully staged a coup to overthrow Prime Minister Mohammad Mossadegh.