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What peace process in Syria?

What peace process in Syria?

by Joseph Daher May 25, 2016 Source:  http://peacenews.org/2016/05/26/peace-process-syria-joe-daher/ Any peace process must allow the establishment of a transition without Assad and his partners at the head of the state, and for a Syria that is democratic, social,...

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The Anti-War Left 100 Years Ago vs. the Anti-War Left Today

The Anti-War Left 100 Years Ago vs. the Anti-War Left Today

Ben Norton March 23, 2015 Source: http://bennorton.com/the-anti-war-left-100-years-ago-vs-the-anti-war-left-today/ Alliance Editors' Note:  Today's global powers and regional powers in the Middle East are in agreement about maintaining the Assad regime(possibly...

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How Assad Helped Jihadists

Suspects into Collaborators Peter Neumann argues that Assad has himself to blame Reprinted from the  London Review of Books http://www.lrb.co.uk/v36/n07/peter-neumann/suspects-into-collaborators April 3, 2014 No one doubts that jihadist groups in Syria draw on...

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A Commune in Rojava?

A Commune in Rojava?

by Alex De Jong New Politics Winter 2016 Vol:XV-4 • The siege of Kobani by Islamic State (ISIS) brought worldwide attention to the Syrian Kurdish PYD (Partiya Yekîtiya Demokrat, Democratic Union Party), the leading force in the Kurdish-majority areas in northern...

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