Before and After: US Foreign Policy and the September 11 Crisis
Phyllis Bennis: Military resolution impossible in Syria, Americans should demand a negotiated settlement
Phyllis Bennis: Will any amount of surveillance make Americans secure when US foreign policy is based on global hegemony?
Phyllis Bennis: McCain’s trip to Syria, his calls for US air strikes and arming rebels with heavy weapons, seems designed to counter Obama plan to negotiate with Russia
Phyllis Bennis: The humanitarian disaster in Syria is mostly ignored as external powers vie for position to control outcome of civil war
Phyllis Bennis: Kerry’s offer may appeal to Palestinian elite but will not alter the basic demands of the Palestinian people