‘Make No Mistake About It, This Is a War’

 ‘Make No Mistake About It, This Is a War’

By John NIchols The Nation Congressman Peter Welch has done his due diligence. He has studied the circumstances on the ground in Syria and surrounding countries. He has traveled to the region as part of a congressional oversight trip. He has visited centers for...
 ‘Make No Mistake About It, This Is a War’

Europe’s refugee crisis

Stephen Zunes National Catholic Reporter Spending part of my sabbatical in Europe, I am witnessing firsthand the impact of the refugee crisis, the largest human migration witnessed on the continent since 1945. Normally open borders are now restricting access, there is...
 ‘Make No Mistake About It, This Is a War’

How to End the Civil War in Syria

By The Editors The Nation The refugee crisis now confronting Europe, with hundreds of thousands of desperate migrants pouring across multiple borders, has opened up deep fissures in the European Union. The crisis threatens to tear the EU apart, but it’s truly global...