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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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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Monday, August 26, 2013 - 11:03am
No War with Syria!
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Friday, June 14, 2013 - 1:38pm
Obama Tumbles Down Syria's Slippery Slope
Here’s the thing about a slippery slope: sometimes you maintain your footing and don’t go tumbling down, and sometimes you slip and slide right into disaster. With the apparent decision to arm the Syrian rebels, President Obama looks like he’s going to go kersplat!
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