[VIDEO] Phyllis Bennis: Syria’s Opposition Wants More Arms

The Syrian National Council says its decision to form a military council and unify the opposition will help get weapons from outside sources. The U.S. says all options on the table in Syria, but has not commented on whether to arm the opposition.

Teach-in at Occupy AIPAC Summit

Teach-in at Occupy AIPAC Summit

Join The Nation, CODEPINK, Just Foreign Policy, the Institute for Policy Studies and over a hundred other organizations for the 2012 Middle East Summit on March 3rd in Washington DC. With panels on Iran, the Arab uprisings, and Palestine/Israel, this summit will challenge the Israel lobby in their pursuit of war with Iran and promote a just foreign policy in the Middle East.

Get Ready for War with Iran

Get Ready for War with Iran

All this imperial conniving is giving the Republican presidential candidates, except the isolationist Ron Paul, plenty to yammer about.

Gaddafi’s Grim End

Gaddafi’s Grim End

When you get a chance to have one less Gaddafi in the world, you should take it.

Bahrain: Beyond the U.S.-Iran Rivalry

Bahrain: Beyond the U.S.-Iran Rivalry

The proxy struggle between the United States and Iran has spread to Bahrain. But this Cold War ignores the silent understanding the two rivals have forged against a common enemy in Afghanistan.

The Sisyphus of Europe?

The Sisyphus of Europe?

Turkey has been knocking for 50 years on the door of the European Union. When will Europe act in its own self-interest and open up?

A Haggadah for AIPAC

Instead of children, imagine if AIPAC members asked the Haggadah questions.