Film: Crisis In The Congo; Uncovering The Truth

Film: Crisis In The Congo; Uncovering The Truth

Crisis in the Congo: Uncovering The Truth exposes the role that the United States and its allies, Rwanda and Uganda have played in triggering the greatest humanitarian crisis at the dawn of the 21st century. The film locates the Congo crisis in a historical, social and political context. It unveils analysis and prescriptions by leading experts, practitioners, activists and intellectuals that are not normally available to the general public. The film is a call to conscience and action.

Cakewalk to (Baghdad) Tehran

Many of the same people who led the push for regime-change in Baghdad now have their sights set on Tehran.

Wanted: Real U.S. Leadership

Wanted: Real U.S. Leadership

The Arab Spring requires a consistent approach to the shared clarion call of freedom throughout the Middle East and North Africa.

On the Eve of Obama’s Middle East Speech

On the Eve of Obama’s Middle East Speech

President Obama has the chance to completely retool U.S. policy in the Middle East in the context of the Arab Spring – but it doesn’t look likely that he will.

Justice or Vengeance?

In the midst of the Arab Spring, which directly rejects al-Qaeda-style small-group violence in favor of mass-based, society-wide mobilization and non-violent protest to challenge dictatorship and corruption, does the killing of Osama bin Laden represent ultimate justice, or even an end to the “unfinished business” of 9/11?

No-Doctrine Obama

Ultimately, the administration is unlikely to use Libya as a precedent for intervention anywhere else.

U.S. Silences on the Arab Spring are Deafening

U.S. Silences on the Arab Spring are Deafening

The Obama administration has hardly said a peep about the need for democracy in Saudi Arabia or the other oil-rich states of the Gulf, even as those regimes are cracking down on the small but growing number of democracy activists in their midst.

Attack on Libya May Unleash a Long War

Libyan protesters asked for help, but the military attacks they’re getting may actually create a whole new set of problems that could last a very long time.