Day: November 16, 2018

Washington’s Weak Hand in Syria

Washington’s Weak Hand in Syria

November 16, 2018 Opinion
With Damascus and its allies firmly in control of Syria’s largest cities and the vast majority of Syrian territory west of the Euphrates – not only has the US-led proxy war against the nation failed –…
How Washington Destroyed Yemen

How Washington Destroyed Yemen

November 16, 2018 Opinion
Last week more than two dozen Obama administration alumni released a letter through the non-profit National Security Action organization calling on the Trump administration to pull all U.S. support to…
The Donald and the Fake News Media

The Donald and the Fake News Media

November 16, 2018 Opinion
Face it: it’s been an abusive time, to use a word he likes to wield. In his telling, of course, it’s he or his people who are always the abused ones and they -- the “fake news media” -- are the abuser…
US Will Defeat EU Army

US Will Defeat EU Army

November 16, 2018 Opinion
The testy slap-down by US President Donald Trump to the idea of a European army was telling. Any notion of the Europeans stepping away from American "protection" would be anathema to Washington. That'…