War doesn’t have to be nuclear to kill indiscriminately

Over the past year, the escalation of tensions between the United States and North Korea has caused much anxiety about

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Like the Palestinians, the Kurds Deserve a State

Commentary from Project Syndicate BY SHLOMO AVINERI In Western democracies today, few would deny the moral arguments for Palestinian statehood.

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How American Generals Have Paved the Way for Permanent War in Afghanistan and Across the Globe

Republished with permission from TomDispatch.com It’s time to put these generals in context and call them what they are. By Tom

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Kurds on high alert as Iraqi forces mass near Kirkuk

The Kurdish Regional Government has deployed thousands of troops around the disputed oil city of Kirkuk for fear of an

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What is left of ISIL in Iraq?

Far from the force that swept across Iraq in mid-2014 and seized control of nearly a third of the country,

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