War and Militarism

With ISIS In Retreat Why is the Syria War Expanding?

FEATURING DR. STEPHEN ZUNES - Despite the fact that Islamic State forces have retreated, the complicated war in Syria appears to be expanding rather than

Pence Keeps Promise To Thwart Korean Unity at Olympics

FEATURING JOHN FEFFER - The US's belligerent posturing on North Korea has been an embarrassment at the Winter Olympics taking place in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Trump Ushers in New Era of Nuclear Dangers

FEATURING JON RAINWATER - At his first State of the Union Address President Donald Trump announced an expansion of the US nuclear arsenal, saying it

Why Is Turkey Attacking Kurds In Syria?

FEATURING KANI XULAM - A major clash between Turkish forces and Kurdish fighters is developing on the northern Syrian border with Turkey that could threaten

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With ISIS In Retreat Why is the Syria War Expanding?

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