Tag Archives: PEACEKEEPING

How can allies protect communities threatened with violence? by George Lakey

Violence is a hatchet when a surgeon’s knife is needed.

Noam Chomsky: America’s Going Rogue

The U.S. snubs treaties, obligations and universal principles. It was frequently noted during the 2012 presidential campaign that Obama and Romney had nearly identical opinions on major policy issues, including their shared approval of the United States’ aggressive policy of drone attacks. (Creative Commons/Wikimedia) BY NOAM CHOMSKY   November 6, 2013  InTheseTimes.com  WEB ONLY// FEATURES To take a typical example, […]

Eric Margolis> Syria and the Invisible Hand of Foreign Intervention

Syria and the Invisible Hand of Foreign Intervention Eric S. Margolis   August 10, 2012    National Interest via antiwar.com The Polish Zionist ideologue Vladimir Jabotinsky, the father of Israel’s right wing, observed nearly a century ago that much of the Arab world was a fragile mosaic. A few sharp blows, he wrote, would cause it […]