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Recognizing the Need to Support Imperfect Democrats

Monday, 7 November 2016, 3:08 pm | Stephen Zunes

For decades, I have been obsessed with exposing the Clintons and like-minded Democratic politicians’ dangerous foreign policies, challenging liberal naiveté that ignores or excuses such hawkish proclivities, and underscoring the need to withhold support ... More >>

Mandela’s utilitarianism and the struggle for liberation

Monday, 16 December 2013, 11:50 am | Stephen Zunes

In the time since his death at age 95, Nelson Mandela’s thinking on the strategic direction of the liberation struggle in South Africa has been oversimplified by proponents of nonviolent and armed resistance alike. More >>

Washington and the Egyptian Tragedy

Monday, 26 August 2013, 11:47 am | Stephen Zunes

As in El Salvador, Nicaragua, East Timor, Angola, Lebanon, and Gaza in previous years, the massive killing of civilians in Egypt is being done with U.S.-provided weapons by a U.S.-backed government. More >>

The United States, Bolivia, and Dependency

Tuesday, 13 November 2007, 11:09 am | Stephen Zunes

Much to the chagrin of the Bush administration, Bolivian president Evo Morales has been going to great lengths to separate his country from its economic dependence on the United States. His efforts to strengthen the Andean Community of Nations and ... More >>