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The War 'Diplomat': How Borrell and the West Lost the 'Global Battle of Narratives'

The E.U., NATO, and the West are not only losing the global battle of narratives, they have never won it in the first place.

Ramzy Baroud ·

The Fist Bump Was Bad, But Biden's Middle East Policies Are Worse

Outrage was absolutely called for. Symbolism is important. But the fist bump and the handshake were the least of it.

Phyllis Bennis ·

Weaning the State Department Off War-Making

Waging peace and conflict resolution should be the State Department's main mission.

Ralph Nader ·

UN Chief Condemns Airstrikes on Key Ukrainian Port Hours After Grain Deal

"Yesterday, all parties made clear commitments on the global stage to ensure the safe movement of Ukrainian grain and related products to global markets."

Jake Johnson ·

'A Beacon of Hope': UN Chief Lauds Deal to Export 20+ Million Tons of Ukrainian Grain

The agreement, said António Guterres, will "bring relief for developing countries on the edge of bankruptcy" and "help stabilize global food prices which were already at record levels even before the war."

Jessica Corbett ·

We Celebrate 10 Years of Rojava: A Visionary Social Experiment Under Threat

The people of Rojava pose a core threat to any existing government—especially those with imperialist ambitions—by showing the world a viable model of peaceful multi-ethnic coexistence, grounded in lived political, cultural, and ecological autonomy.

Martin Winiecki ·

Why Is Biden Dangerously Joining the Warpath Against Iran?

The president signed an agreement saying it would use all elements of US power, including force, to stop Tehran from getting a bomb.

Ted Snider ·

The UN Is Failing Palestinian Victims

The clear message here is that Israel may target Palestinian children as it pleases, as there will be no legal, political or moral accountability for its actions.

Ramzy Baroud ·

Biden Ripped for $1 Billion UAE Arms Deal Days After Khashoggi Lawyer Sentenced

Journalist Mehdi Hasan said "it's clear that Biden isn't breaking with Trump" on supporting Israel, Saudi Arabia, and the UAE, "even when they kill or detain U.S. citizens."

Brett Wilkins ·

After Visit, Palestinians Say Biden Presidency Is 'Like the Trump Years With a Smile'

"There must immediately be a settlement freeze, in accordance with international law and resolutions to preserve the right of the Palestinian people to their independent state," said one Palestinian official.

Jake Johnson ·

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