Oil and Venezuela’s Failed Coup

Oil policy must be seen within the context of Chávez’s larger political project, which is an attempt to construct an alternative to neoliberal globalization.

One Path to Peace: Kofi Annan’s Multinational Force

The Powell mission, whatever fig leaf it produces, has shown that the United States is unable or unwilling to impose peace. The only solution is for the whole world to join together and force the two sides to back off.

Taming the Nuclear Monster

Not since the dawn of the nuclear age at the end of World War II has the danger of nuclear war been greater.

Ariel Sharon, Take A Bow

Not only has Sharon’s war on Arafat unified the Arab world in ways not seen in decades, it has also had the effect of undermining the legal basis for the continuing sanctions and U.S. bombing of Iraqi targets.

Sharon’s War

The security of Israelis and Palestinians is intertwined

U.S. Shadow Over Venezuela

Venezuela is not just another banana-oil republic; and the United States has, once again, deeply damaged itself in Latin America.

Is India Going the Way of 1930s Germany?

As Indian opposition leaders have charged, it was part of a broader tendency toward eliminating civil liberties and scapegoating cultural minorities in an aggressive effort to impose a unified sense of nationhood on one of the world’s most culturally dive

The Other Axis of Evil

The American empire wants to make neo-liberal globalization a reality. All those opposed to that should be aware that the U.S. will fight them.

When History Repeats Itself, Again And Again

Today, Ariel Sharon and his government are creating a third wave of Palestinian refugees by attacking those very same refugees who, decades ago, fled for their lives and have been living under illegal Israeli occupation ever since.