May 2013 Archive

Syria Israeli airstrike

NYT on Chemical Weapons and War in Syria

By Michael M'Gehee: As four NYT journalists reported on Sunday’s front page article “Off-the-Cuff Obama Line Put U.S. in Bind on Syria”...

Former New York Times executive editor Bill Keller.

Pushing for War with Syria

By Robert Parry: Israel’s bombing raids into Syria appear to have shattered whatever restraint remained in Official Washington toward the United States entering the civil war on the side of rebel forces that include radical jihadist elements.

Iraq shock and awe

No Reward for Being Right on Iraq

By John R. MacArthur: Where were the voices of conscience on the tenth anniversary of the Iraq War? What’s the use of being right, in journalism or ...