Syrian crisis

Did McCain Go to Syria to Sabotage US Russia Negotiations?

May 29, 2013

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

Drums Beat for US Military Intervention in Syria but Israel finds a Weakened Assad “Convenient”

May 8, 2013

Phyllis Bennis: The humanitarian disaster in Syria is mostly ignored as external powers vie for position to control outcome of civil war

The Life and Legacy of Hugo Chavez

March 7, 2013
Greg Wilpert looks at the achievements, failures and life of the leader of Venezuela’s Bolivarian Revolution