Syria
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Syria

18 July 2017

Mosul: Western hypocrisy laid bare

The horrors in Mosul brutally expose double standards over Aleppo.

18 July 2017

RIP Luke Rutter, a true hero

Why don’t we celebrate the bravery of those who die fighting ISIS?

4 July 2017

The fall of ISIS won’t fix the Middle East

ISIS is a horrific symptom, not the cause, of the region’s decay.

28 June 2017

What is the US doing in Syria?

Trump’s aimless strategy is creating chaos.

12 April 2017

Blundering into a new Cold War

The West’s nostalgic warmongers should be careful what they wish for.

10 April 2017

Trump v Syria: the deadly infantilism of the moral warmongers

Why ‘humanitarian interventionists’ never learn from their errors.

20 December 2016

The Western media: the propaganda wing of al-Qaeda?

Western coverage of Aleppo has been disturbingly shallow and biased.

17 December 2016

‘Aleppo confirms that the first casualty of war is truth’

Podcast: Brendan O'Neill on the lies we tell ourselves about Syria.

15 December 2016

Aleppo: virtue‑signalling goes global

The narcissism of the Western response to Aleppo is breathtaking.

14 December 2016

A Syrian defender of enlightenment

Remembering the great philosopher, Sadiq Jalal Al-Azm.