Opinion

The US Plan for “Rojava”

The US Plan for “Rojava”

September 1, 2017 Opinion
The Kurdish-led “Syrian Democratic Forces” recently announced that the US has a strategy for military, economic, and political influence in northern Syria for decades to come. The US of course denied …
The Last of the Mad Pirates?

The Last of the Mad Pirates?

September 1, 2017 Opinion
There is clear evidence of a world increasingly steeped in conflict and violence: The degradation of U.S.-Russian relations, territorial tensions in the South China Sea, the hostile rhetoric between N…
Homage to Syria

Homage to Syria

September 1, 2017 Opinion
A strange thing happened the other week. The US president officially ordered the CIA to halt it’s war against Syria. So it wasn’t global warming then, or “Assad” or neoliberalism, it wasn’t even a civ…