Was Timber Sycamore The Program That Created ISIS?

By Brandon Turbeville, Activistpost.com -

Despite the repeated demonstrations of the fact that the United States and other Western nations have armed, supported, and funded terrorists in Syria from the beginning of the crisis in 2011 as [...]

Critics Of Syria Withdrawal Fueled Rise Of ISIS

By Max Blumenthal, Consortiumnews.com -

President Donald Trump’s announcement of an imminent withdrawal of US troops from northeastern Syria summoned a predictable paroxysm of outrage from Washington’s foreign policy establishment. [...]

Engaging The ISIS Threat: Time For A Method Yet Untried

By Marc Pilisuk, www.transcend.org -

By Marc Pilisuk for TRANSCEND Media Service - Part of ISIS, (sometimes considered to be the whole thing), is an organization that has military power, controls vast territory in Syria and in Iraq [...]

Islamic State: The Genesis Of A Sectarian Frankenstein

By Nauman Sadiq, www.popularresistance.org -

By Nauman Sadiq. Looking at the Islamic State’s astounding gains in Syria and Iraq in 2014, a question arises that where does its recruits get all the training and state-of-the-art weapons that [...]

The Never Ending US Wars

By Tom Engelhardt, www.tomdispatch.com -

By Tom Engelhardt for Tom's Dispatch. Here’s a footnote to America’s present wars that’s worth pondering for a few moments. The U.S. Air Force is running out of ordinary bombs, smart bombs, and [...]

How Anand Gopal Directed People To Join ISIS And Shills For “Regime Change” In Syria

By Staff, www.moonofalabama.org -

By Staff of Moon of Alabama - In his recent interview with Democracy Now Gopal makes several assertions that are completely contradicted by the public and historic record and are thus evidently [...]

Trump Drives US Deeper Into Middle East War Quagmire

By Medea Benjamin, www.theguardian.com -

By Medea Benjamin for the Guardian. Donald Trump loudly criticized President Obama’s air campaign against Islamic State as “too gentle” and called for a reassessment of battlefield rules designed [...]

US Airstrikes Killed 230 Civilians In Mosul In One Night

By Jason Ditz, www.news.antiwar.com -

By Jason Ditz from Antiwar.com. As the US airstrikes in the Iraqi city of Mosul are increasingly concentrated around densely populated neighborhoods in the city’s west, the death toll from those [...]

US Was Aware Of ISIS And Sought Regime Change In Syria

By Newsdesk, www.mintpressnews.com -

By Mintpress News. WikiLeaks brought renewed attention to an audio recording in which Secretary of State John Kerry admits not only that he supported war in Syria for the purpose of overthrowing [...]

A Courageous Syrian Collective Challenges Both ISIS And Assad In Raqqa

By Sarah Aziza, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

By Sarah Aziza for Waging Nonviolence - Just hours after Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced that the United States is preparing to launch an offensive against the Syrian city of Raqqa, [...]

Newsletter: Time To Stop The Next War Now

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. There is another drumbeat growing for the United States to go to war. The media is walking in lockstep with bi-partisans in Washington, [...]

Whistleblower: NATO’s Leading Ally Is Arming And Funding ISIS

By Nafeez Ahmed, www.informationclearinghouse.info -

By Nafeez Ahmed for Information Clearing House - September 18, 2016 "Information Clearing House" - "Medium" - A former senior counter-terrorism official in Turkey has blown the whistle on [...]

US Military Admits ISIS Leader Was Held In Abu Gharib

By Joshua Eaton, www.theintercept.com -

By Joshua Eaton for the Intercept. In February 2004, U.S. troops brought a man named Ibrahim Awad Ibrahim al-Badry to Abu Ghraib in Iraq and assigned him serial number US9IZ-157911CI. The prison [...]

UNAC Statement On Bombing Of Libya

By UNAC, www.nepajac.org -

By the United National Antiwar Committee. (August 7, 2016) The recent bombing of Libya is a continuation of the seven months long campaign of bombing carried out five years ago. At that time the [...]

Isis Escalating Violence Against Iraqi Civilians. Why Doesn’t World Care?

By Haider Newmani, www.theguardian.com -

By Haider Newmani for The Guardian - US and coalition military forces continue to attack Isis territories in Iraq, while Iraqi ground troops prepare to retake the city of Mosul from the grip of [...]