‘Progressives’ In The US Are Openly Supporting Biden’s War On Syria

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The Biden administration is doubling down on aggression toward Syria and a small group of progressives is openly supporting US intervention. Clearing the FOG speaks with Max Blumenthal of The [...]

US Sanctions Are Killing Innocent Syrians

By Hasan Ismaik, Foreign Policy. -

A friend of mine was found dead in his bed this past winter because he had no heating. Why? Because U.S. sanctions are hurting ordinary people rather than Bashar al-Assad’s government; there is [...]

Syria War: Who Are The Real Anti-Imperialists?

By Joseph Massad, Middle East Eye. -

In the history of post-World War Two US imperialism, there have been various cases of aggression against countries and regimes that many anti-imperialist, socialist leftists around the world have [...]

Two Ambassadors To Syria With Wildly Different Analyses

By Rick Sterling, Popular Resistance. -

In the past few months, Grayzone journalist Aaron Mate has interviewed two former ambassadors to Syria: former UK Ambassador Peter Ford and former U.S. Ambassador Robert S. Ford.   The two [...]

Pushback: Former US Ambassador On Syria’s Ten Year War

By Aaron Mate, The Grayzone. -

Robert Ford served as US Ambassador to Syria from 2011 to 2014. On the tenth anniversary of the Syrian war, Ford speaks to Aaron Maté about the roots of the conflict; the US role; the current US [...]

The War Of Hunger Is Taking Over From The War Of Guns

By Patrick Cockburn, Counterpunch. -

Great dollops of hypocrisy invariably accompany expressions of concern by outside powers for the wellbeing of the Syrian people. But even by these low standards, a new record for self-serving [...]

After Ten Years Of Civil War In Syria, US (Quietly) Declares Defeat

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

Damascus, Syria - This March marks the 10-year anniversary of the Arab Spring and the protests that rocked Syria, which were a starting point for the ongoing civil war. That conflict has led to [...]

Purging Inconvenient Facts In Coverage Of Biden’s ‘First’ Air Attacks

By Gregory Shupak, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

When the Biden administration bombed Syria on February 25, the attack killed “at least 22,” most of them members of Iraqi militias, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a [...]

Joe Biden Is Following A Blueprint for Forever War

By Danny Sjursen, In These Times. -

Last week, the U.S. military bombed a site near al-Hurri, along the Iraqi border inside Syria, where Iranian-backed Iraqi militias were allegedly stationed. Although the U.S. launched its [...]

Biden’s Plan To ‘Carve Up’ Iraq Into Three Statelets Has Proven Disastrous

By Mohamed Elmaazi, The Interregnum. -

Sami Ramadani is an Iraqi-born lecturer in sociology and writes on Middle East current affairs. A political exile from Saddam Hussein’s Iraq, Ramadani nonetheless campaigned against US-led [...]

Biden’s Reckless Syria Bombing Is Not The Diplomacy He Promised

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, Popular Resistance. -

The February 25 U.S. bombing of Syria immediately puts the policies of the newly-formed Biden administration into sharp relief. Why is this administration bombing the sovereign nation of Syria? [...]

On Contact: Realities Of War

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

On the show this week, Chris Hedges discusses the realities of war, its appeal for young men and its destruction of them, with Salar Abdoh, novelist and essayist. Abdoh's new novel, 'Out of [...]

Notes From The Edge Of The Narrative Matrix

By Caitlin Johnstone. -

This latest Biden airstrike is being spun as “defensive” and “retaliatory” despite its targeting a nation the US invaded (Syria) in response to alleged attacks on US forces in another nation the [...]

Biden’s First Strike

By Adil Ahmad Haque, Just Security. -

The United States carried out airstrikes in Syria early Friday morning, killing several people and destroying several buildings. The Pentagon says that the airstrikes were a response to a rocket [...]

Tell Biden: Stop Bombing Syria!

By Workers World Party. -

It has taken only 36 days in office for the Biden administration to show the world, through a bombing attack on Syria, that it is belligerent, aggressive and hell-bent on war. There was only a [...]