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.
President Bush is currently being assailed from all sides for his Middle East foreign policy.
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.
Not since the dawn of the nuclear age at the end of World War II has the danger of nuclear war been greater.
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.
The security of Israelis and Palestinians is intertwined
Until America finds its own voice in the Palestinian-Israeli dispute, it is unlikely that America’s voice will be heard or heeded in the Arab world.
Venezuela is not just another banana-oil republic; and the United States has, once again, deeply damaged itself in Latin America.
Clarifying ISAF’s role in Kabul and elsewhere would strengthen the interim government’s ability to respond to security issues.
Few events in Africa in recent years have so excited world opinion as has the downward spiral of Zimbabwe under President Robert Mugabe and the years of chaos and terror under his rule.
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 Ubuntu forum gave voice to those not able to speak up.
At this crucial juncture, leadership appears to be lacking.
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.
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.