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Obama’s Long War in the Middle East

There’s a frightening enthusiasm for war among pundits—and now the public seems ready to go along too.

by William Greider

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To reject the “Long War” doctrine, the American left first has to understand it. 


We must overcome our chronic failure to offer a clear and unified narrative on Israel’s strategic crisis. 

Kiev’s siege of the Donbass, supported by the Obama administration, is escalating an already perilous crisis. 

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Now, across a vast and growing swath of the planet, the main force at work seems not to be the concentration of power, but its fragmentation.