War

Myth of Israel’s Defensive Wars Debunked

06.07.2021

From Israel’s founding to last month’s attack on Gaza, it has constantly portrayed itself as a victim defending its right to exist from aggressive Arab enemies intent on its destruction.  This includes the War of Independence, the 1967 War, the 19

Ukraine: Frozen Conflict Is Hotting Up

08.04.2021

The terrible beauty of “frozen conflicts” is that it takes hardly any effort to turn up the heat and re-escalate them into hot violence, but pressing the “pause” button later would need consensus, which is not so easy.

The Endless War: Afghanistan Goes on and on

05.04.2021

Given the present atmosphere in Washington in which there is no lie so outrageous as to keep it out of the mainstream media, a great deal of policy making takes place without even key players in the government knowing what is going on behind their