The conviction of three Al Jazeera journalists yesterday underscored the hypocrisy of US support for Egypt’s General Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi.
Once again, the media fails to address the issue underlying much of the violence in Iraq—control over its most precious resource.
“Of course we are proud to be in the fight. Kirkuk is our city.”
In 2003, Bush and friends dreamed up a jihadi Iraq with deep ties to al-Qaeda. Now, their convenient nightmare is becoming a deadly reality.
American military involvement would inflame, not ease, Iraq’s sectarian divisions.
Former president Bush is to blame for the present crisis in Iraq—along with decades of murder, lies and imperial aggression.
On Bowe Bergdahl and conscientious objection
Why does the belief that women are safest when secluded still hold sway in India?
Eric Lomax was captured and tortured by the Japanese during World War II. Forty years later, he tracked down the man responsible.
Since 9/11, power-hungry political leaders have eviscerated the First Amendment—and we’ve allowed them to do it.