Bob Dreyfuss: A Field Guide to Losing Friends, Influencing No One, and Alienating the Middle EastNovember 2013
Don’t think for a second that Washington’s ineffectiveness stops with the ongoing Syrian fiasco.
Tom Engelhardt: Why Washington Can’t StopOctober 2013
The coming era of tiny wars and micro-conflicts.
Richard Falk: Post-Intervention Libya—A Militia StateOctober 2013
The trouble in Libya and how we helped it happen.
Rebuilding LibyaAugust 2013
The formerly blacklisted writer talks about censorship under the Gadhafi regime, seeking asylum in Ireland, and why culture in Tripoli is now “as important as food and water.”
My Uncle’s ParadiseJuly 2013
A Libyan-American returns to make sense of the country after Gadhafi’s fall.
Nick Turse: The Terror DiasporaJune 2013
The U.S. military and the unraveling of Africa.
Jen Marlowe: Terror and Teargas on the Streets of BahrainSeptember 2012
Protests in Bahrain have been largely ignored in Western media, but they shouldn’t be.
Capturing TripoliMarch 2012
One year after the UN approval of a no-fly zone over Libya, Award-winning photojournalist and war correspondent Medyan Dairieh discusses life on the frontline.
Libya’s Reluctant SpokesmanOctober 2011
On the occasion of his second novel, Libyan author Hisham Matar discusses the effect of totalitarianism on personal lives, what makes the novel a great art form, and the Arab Spring.