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Russia Says It Told U.S. Where in Syria It Was Allowed to Bomb

Russia’s senior military officer Sergei Rudskoi appears below a map of Syria screened during a briefing at the Russian Defence Ministry headquarters in Moscow on April 14, following strikes by the U.S., Britain and France. Russia claims 71 coalition missiles were downed.PHOTO: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/GETTY IMAGES

Regime Change Is Coming to Iran: Here’s Why

(AP Op-ed) — Last Thursday Donald Trump announced that John Bolton, a former official in George W. Bush’s administration and former ambassador to the UN, would be his new National Security Advisor. Bolton is a warhawk who called for the invasion of Iraq in search of non-existent

Was the Attack on Syria Legal?

(PHOTO: Mark Wilson/Getty Images) On Friday night, President Trump ordered the U.S. military to conduct a bombing attack against the government of Syria without congressional authorization. How can this be constitutional, given the fact that Article I, Section 8 of America’s founding document declares that

Mike Pompeo: A Koch Brothers Ally Just Became a Global Threat

If the Senate confirms longtime climate denier Mike Pompeo as secretary of state, it would put a Koch Brothers proxy in one of the most powerful positions in the U.S. government. Pompeo’s “history of business subservience” doesn’t bode well for climate policy, says Greenpeace researcher