Arms Trade

United Kingdom

September 18, 2017
Two women from conflict zones in Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe explain the costs of war and the arms trade for their homelands, and in particular the impact on women

Europe

July 25, 2017
The freeze sets an important precedent of linking arms exports to human rights, says TRNN’s Shir Hever

UK Banks Profit from Israeli Crimes against Palestinians

July 23, 2017

A new report from War on Want reveals that some of the UK’s top banks and financial institutions are investing in companies known to supply Israel with weapons and technology used in the oppression of Palestinians

Israel

July 12, 2017
Israeli police investigate three corruption cases involving the prime minister

Chemical Weapons Deal Only A Hiccup For Saudi Goals In Syria

September 11, 2013

Toby Jones: Saudi Arabia is interested in ousting Assad but not a popular government taking his place

Rania Masri and Chris Hedges On Obama’s Syria Address

September 10, 2013

Pt 1: Scholar Rania Masri and writer Chris Hedges respond to President Obama’s Major Syria Address

The Military-Industrial-Congressional Complex

September 4, 2013
The business of war is more profitable than ever.

Syria Crisis Serves Fear-Mongering Inside Israel

September 3, 2013

Shir Hever: The Israeli military industrial complex rakes profits from preparations for a confrontation with Syria, while social problems and the occupation remain unaddressed

Chris Hedges on Obama Decision to Attack Syria and “Give Congress a Voice”

August 31, 2013

Chris Hedges and Paul Jay discuss President Obama’s statement that he has decided to attack Syria and seek authorization from Congress . . . Even though he says he doesn’t need it