Humanitarian

The Struggle for Syria

August 30, 2017
The U.S. State Department and an Al Qaeda affiliate in Syria join in condemning the killing of seven White Helmet aid workers in Idlib province. The White Helmets work with Al Qaeda, explains Max Blumenthal

Reality Asserts Itself - Phyllis Bennis

December 10, 2013
On RAI with Paul Jay, Phyllis Bennis examines the coming Geneva conference on Syria and the unwillingness of the West to deal with the humanitarian crisis

Will Foreign Troops Help Quell Violence in the Central African Republic?

December 1, 2013

France sends 1,000 troops into the Central African Republic as violence continues to escalate

US & Iran Relations

November 14, 2013
Robert Parry: France was pursuing its own economic, regional interests in thwarting the nuke deal with Iran.

Canadians Imprisoned in Egypt Indefinitely After Filming Military Brutality

October 1, 2013

Upon their arrest, Tarek Loubani and John Greyson reported being beaten and abused, while the military says they could face murder charges Two Canadians are being held in Egypt on false and trumped up charges, says Justin Podur, author and associate professor at York University's Faculty of Environmental Studies. Tarek Loubani and John Greyson were…

Obama's "empire"

September 26, 2013
Ajamu Baraka: The term American exceptionalism is a pass for the US to bypass international law and continue with its global ambitions

What’s Putin’s Interest In Syria?

September 13, 2013

Aleksandr Buzgalin: Putin’s aims in Syria through a domestic lens

Islamophobia

September 10, 2013
Deepa Kumar: Political elite have built Islamaphobia in US foreign policy to justify imperialistic ambitions

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

Some in US Intel. Community Reject Obama Admin Case for Syria Attack

September 9, 2013

Pt 1: Gareth Porter: US Intelligence on Syria “cherry-picked” by proponents of proposed strike