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Farrah Hassen

Farrah Hassen, a Foreign Policy In Focus contributor, is the Carol Jean and Edward F. Newman Fellow of the Institute for Policy Studies. She wrote her Master's thesis in 2007 on Syria and the Iraq War at American University's School of International Service.

Articles by this author

 

Safe Tap Water Is a Human Right

But from Michigan to Mississippi to Tribal communities in the West, millions of Americans don't have it.

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As Millions Suffer, the US Needs to End the Collective Punishment of the Afghan People

With innocent Afghans impoverished and starving, the U.S. must return money that's rightfully theirs.

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President Biden: End the War in Yemen

Biden once said the U.S. should never "check its principles at the door just to buy oil or sell weapons." He should take his own advice.

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ICE Is Spying on You

A new investigation reveals the immigration agency has collected data on most Americans. It's the latest case in a worrying trend.

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To Help Get Justice for Ukrainians, the US Needs to Stop Undermining the ICC

Like Russia, the United States itself refuses to join the court. And that could make it more difficult to get justice for Ukrainians.

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11 Years of War in Syria

What started as an anti-authoritarian uprising became a brutal international proxy war. However many years pass, the solution remains the same.

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The Racist and Dehumanizing Double Standards of War Reporting

Ukrainians deserve our compassion. So do victims of war everywhere else.

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Now That Afghan War Is Over, Close Gitmo—Now

Biden is right to end the forever war in Afghanistan. Now he needs to close the forever prison that it built.

Farrah Hassen ·

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