IRAQ-SYRIA: The U.S. and ISIS

by Stephen Zunes in The Huffington Post At the start of classes one year ago, I was having to explain to my students why the United States appeared to be on the verge of going to war against the Syrian government. At the beginning of this semester, exactly one year later, I'm having to explain … Continue reading IRAQ-SYRIA: The U.S. and ISIS

LIBYA: Zunes critiques war on Libya, offers nonviolent alternatives

by Eric Stoner, Waging Nonviolence (The following article was sent to us from William Privett, regional coordinator for Pax Christi Western New York.) As always, Stephen Zunes’ writings on U.S. policy toward the Middle East and nonviolent action are some of the most thorough and informative out there, and his articles on the situation in … Continue reading LIBYA: Zunes critiques war on Libya, offers nonviolent alternatives