Trump has sent more new troops to the Middle East than he’s bringing home from Afghanistan.
Phyllis Bennis joins Democracy Now! to discuss the foreign policy section of CNN’s recent Democratic Debate.
Economic sanctions are not an alternative to war. They are an act of war, and they are devastating Iranian civilians.
As we spiral toward a confrontation between the U.S. and Iran, it’s worth reflecting on the failures to rein in U.S. aggression along the way.
The current crisis might be averted, but the longer U.S. war with Iran continues.
A deep into the growing crisis following the U.S. assassination of Qassem Soleimani, the third most powerful Iranian leader.
Understanding Trump’s decision to assassinate Soleimani, what retaliation from Iran might look like, and how it got to this point.
Phyllis Bennis says Congress must stop Trump from taking the U.S. to war without any justification or provocation.
President Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal nearly two years ago started the US down this path with Iran.
Trump is betraying his voters and threatening millions of lives. Call him on it before it’s too late.
Anti-Zionism isn’t anti-Semitism. A new generation of young Jews — and a bunch of us who aren’t so young anymore — know that’s wrong.
Trump’s war on the law extends beyond flouting Congress and packing courts — overseas, it extends to arguable crimes against humanity.
His claims about wanting to “end endless US wars” are lies—but they’re effective, because the massive anti-war movement that we need is missing in action.
Despite al-Baghdadi’s death, Trump is creating the conditions groups like ISIS thrive in.
Trump’s decision to withdraw troops has resulted in hundreds of thousands of civilians being displaced by clashes between the Turkish military and Kurds.