Thursday, July 18, 2019

War and double Standards

Understanding the Sieges of Aleppo and Mosul

Dangerously Coherent: Hillary Clinton and Washington’s Foreign Policy Bubble

It will be up to the American people to push Hillary Clinton if she’s elected to realize this promise and not damage it with yet more intervention and military violence.

Syrian missile attack, an opportunity to challenge militarism

We must lift the fog of war before it gets too thick.

Could Trump’s threat to “totally destroy North Korea” launch a war crime?

What more needs to be said, by anyone, about potential, world-wide Trump disruption?

An American Society Plagued By Deepening Divisions, Irreconcilable Differences, Ongoing Violence

The U.S. seems more divided than ever as chaos continues throughout the world. Opposing political sides seem to be at war with each other during a time when we should be working together.

We Don’t Have to Fight World War III in the Middle East

John Kerry and Mohammad Javad Zarif have demonstrated that we don’t have to fight World War III in the Middle East with the framework of the nuclear deal. Diplomacy can work—war is not the only available policy tool.

US cyber attack on Russia’s power grid is an ‘act of war’ (according to...

How about an international negotiation to end mutual cyber attacks that would include international controls and monitoring, and penalties for violations?

Brussels Is Under High Security Alert, But Will Europe Address Muslims in "Marginalized Ghettos"?

Belgium’s capital city of Brussels is on its highest alert as residents remain on lockdown. People are being told to stay away from their windows, and schools remain closed as police and soldiers carry out raids in the search for suspects in the Paris attacks ten days ago that killed 130 people.

What mission accomplished? More questions than answers after Syria bombing

Hopefully, policy makers in the future will realize that drawing 'red lines' in terms of conflicts in other countries creates dangers of its own.

Who is making a killing on killing?

As the saying goes, follow the money to find out who profits from all this death and devastation.