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Truthout
2 weeks ago
Education

Campus Crackdowns Have Exposed Authoritarian Rot at the Heart of Universities

University students facing repercussions for protesting against U.S.-backed actions in Gaza. [ more ]
#ukraine-conflict
Washington Post
2 weeks ago
Europe news

Ukraine setbacks nudge Biden toward allowing use of U.S. weapons in Russia

The U.S. is considering lifting its ban on the use of U.S.-provided weapons for offensive strikes inside Russia. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 week ago
Europe news

Fair Assessment': Biden's Claim that Russian Military Has Been Freaking Decimated' Supported By Time Fact Check

Biden described the state of the Russian military as 'freaking decimated' during challenges in Ukraine, highlighting the impact of US aid and military funding. [ more ]
Washington Post
2 weeks ago
Europe news

Ukraine setbacks nudge Biden toward allowing use of U.S. weapons in Russia

The U.S. is considering lifting its ban on the use of U.S.-provided weapons for offensive strikes inside Russia. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 week ago
Europe news

Fair Assessment': Biden's Claim that Russian Military Has Been Freaking Decimated' Supported By Time Fact Check

Biden described the state of the Russian military as 'freaking decimated' during challenges in Ukraine, highlighting the impact of US aid and military funding. [ more ]
moreukraine-conflict
#geopolitics
The American Conservative
2 weeks ago
Right-wing politics

China Is Eating the United States' Diplomatic Lunch

The U.S. foreign policy establishment historically aimed to prevent an alliance between China and Russia, based on the strategic imperative to cleave them apart. [ more ]
The Atlantic
3 months ago
Europe news

Why Haven't the Sanctions on Russia Worked?

Sanctions on Russia have not devastated the economy but reshaped it negatively.
Although serious, limited scope of sanctions has not pressured Russia to end the war. [ more ]
The American Conservative
2 weeks ago
Right-wing politics

China Is Eating the United States' Diplomatic Lunch

The U.S. foreign policy establishment historically aimed to prevent an alliance between China and Russia, based on the strategic imperative to cleave them apart. [ more ]
The Atlantic
3 months ago
Europe news

Why Haven't the Sanctions on Russia Worked?

Sanctions on Russia have not devastated the economy but reshaped it negatively.
Although serious, limited scope of sanctions has not pressured Russia to end the war. [ more ]
moregeopolitics
#middle-east
The Nation
2 weeks ago
Business

Saudi Arabia's September 11 Connection and the Contradictions of American Foreign Policy

The Atlantic published an investigative report detailing Saudi Arabia's extensive involvement in the 9/11 attacks. [ more ]
time.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Condemns Campus Unrest Over Israel-Hamas War: None of This Is a Peaceful Protest'

President Biden criticizes campus protests over Israel-Hamas war, labeling them as not peaceful and against the law. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Praying for Armageddon: How evangelicals affect the Middle East

Influence of Evangelical Christians on US foreign policy is examined.
Unveiling the consequences of fusion between evangelicals and US politics. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Blinken begins latest Middle East tour, set to meet Arab leaders in Cairo

Blinken pushes for a truce between Israel and Hamas in Gaza
Arab nations to present political solution plans for Israel-Palestine conflict
Talks for a ceasefire deal continue in Qatar [ more ]
The American Conservative
4 months ago
World news

The 'Adults' Are Not Back in Charge of U.S. Foreign Policy

The Biden administration is perpetuating conflicts abroad instead of resolving them, damaging America's diplomatic credibility.
Airstrikes in Yemen by the US have led to further destabilization in the region, with retaliatory actions from Iran and Pakistan. [ more ]
The Nation
2 weeks ago
Business

Saudi Arabia's September 11 Connection and the Contradictions of American Foreign Policy

The Atlantic published an investigative report detailing Saudi Arabia's extensive involvement in the 9/11 attacks. [ more ]
time.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Condemns Campus Unrest Over Israel-Hamas War: None of This Is a Peaceful Protest'

President Biden criticizes campus protests over Israel-Hamas war, labeling them as not peaceful and against the law. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Praying for Armageddon: How evangelicals affect the Middle East

Influence of Evangelical Christians on US foreign policy is examined.
Unveiling the consequences of fusion between evangelicals and US politics. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Blinken begins latest Middle East tour, set to meet Arab leaders in Cairo

Blinken pushes for a truce between Israel and Hamas in Gaza
Arab nations to present political solution plans for Israel-Palestine conflict
Talks for a ceasefire deal continue in Qatar [ more ]
The American Conservative
4 months ago
World news

The 'Adults' Are Not Back in Charge of U.S. Foreign Policy

The Biden administration is perpetuating conflicts abroad instead of resolving them, damaging America's diplomatic credibility.
Airstrikes in Yemen by the US have led to further destabilization in the region, with retaliatory actions from Iran and Pakistan. [ more ]
moremiddle-east
#resignation
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Staffer Resigns in Scathing Letter Over President's Continued Support for Israel's Genocide' in Gaza: Has the Blood of Innocent People on His Hands'

Biden administration Jewish appointee resigns in protest against US support for Israel in Gaza. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Army Officer Resigns in Protest of Unqualified' U.S. Support to Israel

Major Harrison Mann resigned from the Defense Intelligence Agency over US support for Israel, citing harm to Palestinian civilians. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Staffer Resigns in Scathing Letter Over President's Continued Support for Israel's Genocide' in Gaza: Has the Blood of Innocent People on His Hands'

Biden administration Jewish appointee resigns in protest against US support for Israel in Gaza. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Army Officer Resigns in Protest of Unqualified' U.S. Support to Israel

Major Harrison Mann resigned from the Defense Intelligence Agency over US support for Israel, citing harm to Palestinian civilians. [ more ]
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#israel
Axios
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

A history of U.S. presidents drawing red lines with Israel

Biden sets a 'red line' with Israel over Rafah operation. [ more ]
Axios
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden's big donors fume over Israel criticism

Every move Biden makes regarding Israel has potential negative political consequences. [ more ]
The New Yorker
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden's Public Ultimatum to Bibi

President Biden paused delivery of bombs to Israel due to civilian deaths in Gaza, setting clear limits on military assistance. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Friday Briefing: Hamas Considers Israel's Proposal

Hamas leader considers Israel's proposal positively, raising hope for talks in Cairo. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden signs law securing billions in US aid for Ukraine, Israel

Biden reaffirms unwavering support for Israel despite Gaza war abuses. [ more ]
Washington Post
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Analysis | Progressives want to cut military aid to Israel. Here are the options.

Progressive Democrats urge Biden to cut military aid to Israel to influence Gaza situation. [ more ]
Axios
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

A history of U.S. presidents drawing red lines with Israel

Biden sets a 'red line' with Israel over Rafah operation. [ more ]
Axios
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden's big donors fume over Israel criticism

Every move Biden makes regarding Israel has potential negative political consequences. [ more ]
The New Yorker
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden's Public Ultimatum to Bibi

President Biden paused delivery of bombs to Israel due to civilian deaths in Gaza, setting clear limits on military assistance. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Friday Briefing: Hamas Considers Israel's Proposal

Hamas leader considers Israel's proposal positively, raising hope for talks in Cairo. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden signs law securing billions in US aid for Ukraine, Israel

Biden reaffirms unwavering support for Israel despite Gaza war abuses. [ more ]
Washington Post
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Analysis | Progressives want to cut military aid to Israel. Here are the options.

Progressive Democrats urge Biden to cut military aid to Israel to influence Gaza situation. [ more ]
moreisrael
#arms-sales
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

US delays sending Joint Direct Attack Munitions to Israel: Report

The Biden administration has delayed the sale of precision weapons to Israel during the conflict in Gaza. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Flow of arms from US to Israel continues despite ceasefire abstention

The US resumed arms sales to Israel just days after a UN ceasefire resolution for Gaza.
Critics are furious at the US supplying weapons while urging ceasefire and food aid in Gaza. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

US delays sending Joint Direct Attack Munitions to Israel: Report

The Biden administration has delayed the sale of precision weapons to Israel during the conflict in Gaza. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Flow of arms from US to Israel continues despite ceasefire abstention

The US resumed arms sales to Israel just days after a UN ceasefire resolution for Gaza.
Critics are furious at the US supplying weapons while urging ceasefire and food aid in Gaza. [ more ]
morearms-sales
#iran
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Fact check: Is Joe Biden weakening Iran sanctions? DW 05/03/2024

Iran faces repeated sanctions post-1979 Islamic Revolution, including embargoes related to its nuclear program. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

How Biden helps Iran pay for its terror by refusing to enforce current sanctions

President Biden's actions have inadvertently helped Iran increase oil exports and revenue despite existing sanctions. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Fact check: Is Joe Biden weakening Iran sanctions? DW 05/03/2024

Iran faces repeated sanctions post-1979 Islamic Revolution, including embargoes related to its nuclear program. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

How Biden helps Iran pay for its terror by refusing to enforce current sanctions

President Biden's actions have inadvertently helped Iran increase oil exports and revenue despite existing sanctions. [ more ]
moreiran
#president-biden
english.elpais.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Campus protests raise pressure on Biden to secure Gaza ceasefire

The White House is eager for a ceasefire deal in Gaza to improve President Biden's image and avoid a split with younger voters and the progressive Democratic wing. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Israeli Government Minister Endorses Trump on Day Biden Signs Aid Package for Israel: Vote for Trump and Republicans'

President Biden signed a $95 billion aid package for Israel, Ukraine, and Taiwan, showing unwavering support for Israel despite criticism. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Levies Strongest Criticism of Israel Yet as He Continues to Fund Genocide

President Biden criticizes Netanyahu's approach to the conflict.
Biden calls for a temporary pause in the fighting but fails to take concrete actions to address the crisis. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

It's completely the wrong time for Joe Biden to turn on Israel

President Biden called for an immediate cease-fire between Israel and Hamas after six months of conflict.
Biden's stance towards Israel has shifted from supporting its military actions to criticizing its strategies and tactics. [ more ]
Truthout
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Katrina vanden Heuvel: Foreign Policy Undermines Best Proposals in Biden's SOTU

President Biden criticized Republican front-runner Donald Trump without mentioning him by name during his State of the Union address.
Katrina vanden Heuvel warns against a Cold War redux moment in U.S. foreign policy, advocating for a transformative approach to prevent military Keynesianism. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
Left-wing politics

Biden to Meet With Zelensky as Ukraine Seeks Revival on Battlefield

President Biden will meet with President Zelensky in Paris, allowing limited strikes inside Russia while refraining from attending a peace summit organized by Zelensky. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Campus protests raise pressure on Biden to secure Gaza ceasefire

The White House is eager for a ceasefire deal in Gaza to improve President Biden's image and avoid a split with younger voters and the progressive Democratic wing. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Israeli Government Minister Endorses Trump on Day Biden Signs Aid Package for Israel: Vote for Trump and Republicans'

President Biden signed a $95 billion aid package for Israel, Ukraine, and Taiwan, showing unwavering support for Israel despite criticism. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Levies Strongest Criticism of Israel Yet as He Continues to Fund Genocide

President Biden criticizes Netanyahu's approach to the conflict.
Biden calls for a temporary pause in the fighting but fails to take concrete actions to address the crisis. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

It's completely the wrong time for Joe Biden to turn on Israel

President Biden called for an immediate cease-fire between Israel and Hamas after six months of conflict.
Biden's stance towards Israel has shifted from supporting its military actions to criticizing its strategies and tactics. [ more ]
Truthout
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Katrina vanden Heuvel: Foreign Policy Undermines Best Proposals in Biden's SOTU

President Biden criticized Republican front-runner Donald Trump without mentioning him by name during his State of the Union address.
Katrina vanden Heuvel warns against a Cold War redux moment in U.S. foreign policy, advocating for a transformative approach to prevent military Keynesianism. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
Left-wing politics

Biden to Meet With Zelensky as Ukraine Seeks Revival on Battlefield

President Biden will meet with President Zelensky in Paris, allowing limited strikes inside Russia while refraining from attending a peace summit organized by Zelensky. [ more ]
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The Good Life France
1 month ago
France politics

How France influenced Thomas Jefferson - The Good Life France

Jefferson's influential role in shaping US foreign policy and fostering relationships with France began in 1784 while in Paris. [ more ]
Axios
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden admin unveils new sanctions on Iran for "unprecedented" attack on Israel

The Biden administration imposed new sanctions on Iran's drone, steel, and auto industries to punish Iran for attacks against Israel without military escalation. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Claims to Support a Two-State Solution. His Policies Say Otherwise.

The U.S. claim to support a two-state solution is contradicted by its actions, which prioritize Israel over recognizing Palestine. [ more ]
#military-aid
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Europe news

US Congress reconvenes as Ukraine aid remains stalled DW 04/09/2024

US Congress reconvenes with focus on $60B aid package for Ukraine
Republican internal opposition threatens approval of aid package [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
Europe news

Why critics of Ukraine aid are wrong - and endangering America

The US interest in preventing Ukraine from losing to Russia.
Opposition against a new $60 billion tranche of aid for Ukraine. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
6 months ago
Europe news

Blinken warns Russia will 'attack NATO' so it is 'vital' Ukraine gets aid as Putin 'must be stopped'

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken warns that Russia must be stopped to prevent them from attacking a NATO country and dragging the US into a broader conflict
Blinken says that Ukraine has made remarkable progress in pushing back Russian aggression and reclaiming territory [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Europe news

US Congress reconvenes as Ukraine aid remains stalled DW 04/09/2024

US Congress reconvenes with focus on $60B aid package for Ukraine
Republican internal opposition threatens approval of aid package [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
Europe news

Why critics of Ukraine aid are wrong - and endangering America

The US interest in preventing Ukraine from losing to Russia.
Opposition against a new $60 billion tranche of aid for Ukraine. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
6 months ago
Europe news

Blinken warns Russia will 'attack NATO' so it is 'vital' Ukraine gets aid as Putin 'must be stopped'

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken warns that Russia must be stopped to prevent them from attacking a NATO country and dragging the US into a broader conflict
Blinken says that Ukraine has made remarkable progress in pushing back Russian aggression and reclaiming territory [ more ]
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Slate Magazine
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Just How Mad Is Joe Biden at Israel, Really?

The Biden administration is showing a willingness to condition military aid to Israel based on its military's conduct.
There is a shift in the US government's tone towards Israeli military actions. [ more ]
#gaza-conflict
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Kirby Straight Up Asked Is Biden Threatening to Withhold Aid to Israel?'

Biden spoke with Netanyahu about unacceptable strikes on humanitarian workers and urged for ceasefire and return of hostages.
The U.S. policy towards Gaza will depend on Israel's actions, with hope for changes to be implemented in the coming hours and days. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

US Has Redefined "Human Shields" to Enable Israel's Slaughter of Gaza Civilians

High civilian death rate in Gaza
Biden's response and use of emergency powers [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Europe politics

Key allies seek to rein in Israel without letting Hamas off the hook

Israel's supporters avoiding direct calls for immediate ceasefire in Gaza to not empower a potentially strengthened Hamas.
US proposing a hostage deal between Israel and Hamas to bring calm to Gaza and work towards a lasting peace. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Kirby Straight Up Asked Is Biden Threatening to Withhold Aid to Israel?'

Biden spoke with Netanyahu about unacceptable strikes on humanitarian workers and urged for ceasefire and return of hostages.
The U.S. policy towards Gaza will depend on Israel's actions, with hope for changes to be implemented in the coming hours and days. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

US Has Redefined "Human Shields" to Enable Israel's Slaughter of Gaza Civilians

High civilian death rate in Gaza
Biden's response and use of emergency powers [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Europe politics

Key allies seek to rein in Israel without letting Hamas off the hook

Israel's supporters avoiding direct calls for immediate ceasefire in Gaza to not empower a potentially strengthened Hamas.
US proposing a hostage deal between Israel and Hamas to bring calm to Gaza and work towards a lasting peace. [ more ]
moregaza-conflict
Truthout
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden Approved Bomb Sale to Israeli Military on Same Day It Killed Aid Workers

Biden administration approved bomb sale to Israel after controversial killing of aid workers in Gaza
The approved bomb sale includes thousands of bombs, raising concerns about further violence in the region [ more ]
#protest
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Why Biden's White House iftar unravelled amid Gaza war

Cancellation of White House Ramadan meal due to Muslim Americans' protest against Biden's support for Israel's actions in Gaza
Muslim community expressed strong opposition to breaking bread with White House enabling Israeli actions in Gaza [ more ]
Truthout
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

"I Want People to Remember His Message," Says Aaron Bushnell's Friend

Self-immolation as a form of protest against Israel's assault on Gaza and U.S. support.
Bushnell's act intended to raise awareness about genocide in Palestine and catalyze a message for justice. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Why Biden's White House iftar unravelled amid Gaza war

Cancellation of White House Ramadan meal due to Muslim Americans' protest against Biden's support for Israel's actions in Gaza
Muslim community expressed strong opposition to breaking bread with White House enabling Israeli actions in Gaza [ more ]
Truthout
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

"I Want People to Remember His Message," Says Aaron Bushnell's Friend

Self-immolation as a form of protest against Israel's assault on Gaza and U.S. support.
Bushnell's act intended to raise awareness about genocide in Palestine and catalyze a message for justice. [ more ]
moreprotest
www.france24.com
2 months ago
France news

Live: No let-up in Gaza war despite UN resolution demanding ceasefire

UN Security Council called for immediate ceasefire, US abstained from vote
Israel insists on continuing the war until Hamas frees hostages and rejects ceasefire conditions from UN [ more ]
#israel-palestine-conflict
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

UN Security Council adopts resolution demanding immediate Gaza ceasefire

Immediate ceasefire demanded between Israel and Hamas by UN Security Council
US abstained from voting due to disagreements with the resolution [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Kamala Harris says an assault by Israel in Rafah would be a huge mistake'

The US vice president warns against Israeli ground assault on Rafah in Gaza
US strongly advises against military operation in Rafah to prevent consequences
US emphasizes the danger of a major military operation in the crowded city of Rafah [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Does Israel need to be forced by the US to end the war in Gaza?

Biden's slow response to end Gaza war criticized by political scientist and politician
Outside power needed to blame for unachieved aims in Gaza war [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

UN Security Council adopts resolution demanding immediate Gaza ceasefire

Immediate ceasefire demanded between Israel and Hamas by UN Security Council
US abstained from voting due to disagreements with the resolution [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Kamala Harris says an assault by Israel in Rafah would be a huge mistake'

The US vice president warns against Israeli ground assault on Rafah in Gaza
US strongly advises against military operation in Rafah to prevent consequences
US emphasizes the danger of a major military operation in the crowded city of Rafah [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Does Israel need to be forced by the US to end the war in Gaza?

Biden's slow response to end Gaza war criticized by political scientist and politician
Outside power needed to blame for unachieved aims in Gaza war [ more ]
moreisrael-palestine-conflict
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
US politics

McConnell Ends an Era for Himself, His Party and the Senate

Mitch McConnell's leadership evolution from seeking media attention to avoiding press interactions is highlighted.
McConnell views the U.S. as a global superpower with essential alliances, emphasizing the importance of credibility in commitments to friends. [ more ]
#international-relations
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Europe news

Transnistria appeals to Russia for protection', reviving fears for Moldova breakaway region

The US closely watching situation in Transnistria
Transnistria seeking Russia's protection against Moldova [ more ]
Axios
10 hours ago
Russo-Ukrainian War

What to know about Russia and North Korea's alliance before Putin's Pyongyang visit

Russia and North Korea's relationship is based on shared animosity towards democratic values and short-term convenience.
The partnership between Russia and North Korea complicates U.S. foreign policy by undermining efforts to constrain Pyongyang. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Europe news

Transnistria appeals to Russia for protection', reviving fears for Moldova breakaway region

The US closely watching situation in Transnistria
Transnistria seeking Russia's protection against Moldova [ more ]
Axios
10 hours ago
Russo-Ukrainian War

What to know about Russia and North Korea's alliance before Putin's Pyongyang visit

Russia and North Korea's relationship is based on shared animosity towards democratic values and short-term convenience.
The partnership between Russia and North Korea complicates U.S. foreign policy by undermining efforts to constrain Pyongyang. [ more ]
moreinternational-relations
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
US politics

Blinken Says New Israeli Settlements in West Bank Are Illegal, Reversing a Trump Policy

New Israeli settlements in Palestinian territories are now considered inconsistent with international law by the American government.
The U.S. administration under Blinken maintains opposition to settlement expansion, deeming it counterproductive to achieving lasting peace. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
4 months ago
Europe news

VP Harris says reports of Alexei Navalny's death are another sign of Putin's brutality

Kamala Harris calls reports of Navalny's death "terrible news" and blames Russia
Navalny's death would be a sign of Putin's brutality, says Harris [ more ]
The American Conservative
4 months ago
Right-wing politics

The Era of Interventionist Dominance Is Over

When Eliot Cohen speaks, there's an instinctive rush to battle stations.
Truthout
6 months ago
Left-wing politics

These "Experts" Cheer on Gaza Siege Without Disclosing Ties to War Profiteering

Cable news channels like Fox News, MSNBC, and CNN have significant influence in shaping mainstream narratives about war and U.S. foreign policy.
Some experts brought on to explain war and conflict on these news channels are actually financially benefiting from weapons sales and war-making, despite posing as impartial analysts. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
US Elections

Fears of a NATO Withdrawal Rise as Trump Seeks a Return to Power

President Trump has consistently viewed NATO as a drain on American resources.
European allies are concerned about the possibility of a US withdrawal from NATO and a weakening of the transatlantic alliance. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

Photos: Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger dies.

Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, known for his influence on US foreign policy, died at the age of 100.
Kissinger played a pivotal role in America's exit from Vietnam and the opening of diplomatic relations with China. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 week ago
Europe news

Ukraine begins strikes on Russian soil using US weapons

Ukraine is using Western weapons on Russian soil for defense. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
US news

House Votes to Impose Sanctions on I.C.C. Officials Over Israel Prosecution

The House passed a bill imposing sanctions on ICC officials over attempts to charge Israeli leaders with war crimes. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
World news

Opinion | America Isn't Leading the World

While Biden has demonstrated leadership in global crises, true global leadership requires problem-solving and inspiration. The U.S. now faces challenges from aligned adversaries, diminishing its traditional role. [ more ]
The American Conservative
1 week ago
Right-wing politics

American Counter-Diplomacy on Display in Hungary

Despite historical detachment, Hungary has become a central focus in the US due to controversial political leadership under Viktor Orban. [ more ]
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