The New York Times Declares the Peace Process Futile

On April 27, 2014, in Articles, by admin

New York Times Declares the Peace Process Futile by Lawrence Davidson   Part I In 1988 Yasser Arafat declared independence for Palestine based upon the notion of two states living in peace in historic Palestine. The border between those two states was to be set roughly at the armistice line established at the end of […]

Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?

On April 23, 2014, in Articles, by admin

Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation? By Seyed Mohammad Marandi Even though it was a major exporter of crude oil and held some of the world’s largest natural gas reserves, Iran made a compelling case over half-a-century ago that it needed, almost immediately, to produce an additional 20,000 megawatts of electricity by constructing 23 nuclear power […]

Blessing in disguise: Ukraine may be the last straw

On March 4, 2014, in Articles, by admin

Blessing in disguise: Ukraine may be the last straw By Daniel Patrick Welch Could the rest of the world finally be tiring of endless US wars? Waterloo. Stalingrad. Egomaniacal imperialists think they can conquer the world. But they can’t–at least not forever. So maybe I’ve been looking at this all wrong. Well, not *all* wrong, […]