Bob Dreyfuss

Robert Dreyfuss, a Nation contributing editor, is an investigative journalist in Alexandria, Virginia, specializing in politics and national security. He is the author of Devil's Game: How the United States Helped Unleash Fundamentalist Islam and is a frequent contributor to Rolling Stone, The American Prospect, and Mother Jones.

 

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Monday, March 14, 2016 - 8:30am
It Can’t Happen Here... Can It?
Can it happen here ? That’s the question circulating now that Donald Trump, the nativist, rabble-rousing xenophobe, and billionaire, is threatening to capture the Republican nomination for president of the United States -- and it’s a question that isn’t being asked only on the left. It’s been...
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Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 1:45pm
The US Massacre in Kunduz Exposes the Bankruptcy of Obama's National-Security Policy
The aerial destruction that rained down on a hospital complex run by Doctors Without Borders in Kunduz, a provincial capital in northeast Afghanistan, on October 3 puts an exclamation point on the story of America’s 14 years of warfare in that Central Asian country. At least 22 people were killed,...
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Friday, January 24, 2014 - 1:22pm
‘The Washington Post’ Calls for a War Ultimatum for Syria
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Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 9:21am
Kerry’s Hypocrisy on Syria
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Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 1:56pm
Murder in Yemen
Here’s the bottom line on the American drone strike that slaughtered as many as seventeen people in a wedding party in Yemen last week: the CIA, which carried out the attack, had no comment. The State Department didn’t say anything.
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Friday, November 29, 2013 - 11:07am
Block the US-Afghan Security Agreement!
Despite strong objections from President Hamid Karzai, the United States insists that Afghanistan must sign, as written, a Bilateral Security Agreement that sets the framework for another decade of US occupation of that war-torn nation.
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Saturday, November 23, 2013 - 9:52am
Afghanistan: The Occupation, Part II
Meet the new occupation: same as the old occupation! Or pretty much: not as many troops, not as many dead and wounded every week, but still. In the new US-Afghanistan accord—which may or may not be ratified early next week by President Hamid Karzai’s Loya Jirga, and which may or may not be signed until some in mid-2014—the United States will be able to maintain as many as nine military bases in Afghanistan .
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Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 11:20am
American Death Spiral in the Middle East
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Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 3:58pm
Can Congress, Hawks and the Israel Lobby Wreck the US-Iran Talks?
The Obama administration is working hard to head off a wrecking ball from Congress and the Israel lobby aimed at sabotaging negotiations between Iran and the P5+1. The talks, which resume in November, also include direct talks between the United States and Iran.
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Monday, September 9, 2013 - 2:17pm
Obama Plans 'Shock and Awe' in Syria
President Obama’s plan to have Congress approve his ill-considered war on behalf of Al Qaeda in Syria will shock everyone, when it happens, with its sheer intensity.
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