monarchy

Obama and the Saudi Agenda

March 28, 2014
Toby Jones says the Saudis see the Arab awakening as an existential threat while the US sees it as something to be manipulated

Hamid Dabashi on the Middle East

February 14, 2014
Hamid Dabashi: All foreign nations involved in Syria are attempting to quell the revolutionary uprisings for economic and strategic interests, but the Syrian people will ultimately decide their own future

Canadian Government Bent On Expanding Weapon Sales Globally

January 14, 2014

Yves Engler: The Harper administration is propping up its domestic arms industry without regard to the consequences of weapons sales to countries like Colombia and Saudi Arabia

US & Iran Relations

September 20, 2013
Larry Wilkerson: Senators Graham and McCain represent a strong opposition backed by Israeli lobby looking to knock down Iran as a regional power

Understanding the Players in Syria

September 3, 2013

After a recent visit to Syria, Patrick Cockburn describes the pluralistic, militant groups that make up the “failed opposition” in Syria and provides the brutal truth about the history of Syrian President Assad

Bahrain

December 28, 2012
Reese Erlich: The uprising against monarchy grows more intense, mostly ignored by Western media