Today, as covered by nearly everyone, Secretary of State John Kerry said: “The indiscriminate slaughter of civilians, the killing of women and children and innocent bystanders by chemical weapons is a moral […]
Though it’s not certain Syrian President Assad was responsible for what looks like chemical-weapons attacks, his behavior seldom fails to disturb. Syrian President Assad insists that the apparent chemical-weapon attacks that have […]
Is reflexive resistance to intervention in Syria the right reaction by progressives? As you’ve no doubt heard by now, using as a justification its conclusion that the Assad regime had killed 150 […]
Syria has become the weak leg of its tripod with Iran and Hezbollah. “A Syrian official called an attack Sunday on the nation’s military research facility a ‘declaration of war’ by Israel,’” reports […]
States that acquire WMD fail to fully anticipate the dangers of their enemies seizing them.
Human Rights Watch has produced a damning report on Syria’s torture regime.
Progressives are advised to temper their reflexive antipathy toward intervention.
The potential for a major escalation of the Syrian crisis exists due to an overlooked source.