Global politics at a crossroads

This article first appeared on openDemocracy BY DAVID HELD The retreat to nationalism and militant identity politics is counter to

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After Raqqa: what will it take to get to peace in Syria?

This article first appeared on openDemocracy BY DAVID KEEN and LARRY ATTREE While the ruins of Raqqa have changed hands, the drivers and

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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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Yemen War Brings Saudi Policies under International Scrutiny

Global Geopolitics Net – IDN InDepthNews Analysis by Emad Mekay CAIRO (IDN) – As the then 29-year old young prince Mohammed

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Autopilot Wars

Republished with permission from TomDispatch.com Sixteen Years, But Who’s Counting?  By Andrew J. Bacevich Consider, if you will, these two indisputable

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Donald Trump’s passion for cruelty

U.S. President’s apparent passion for cruelty speaks to a greater American illness – (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Henry Giroux, McMaster University Donald

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