Tag: ISIS

The Geopolitics of the Civil War in Syria

The shifting alliances and the overlapping of multiple ethnic, religious, geopolitical and social conflicts that characterize the civil war in Syria seem to defy the basic premise of any war– the distinction between “friend or foe”. This article provides a brief overview of the opposing parties.

No to the coup, no to the AKP!

The Islamist AKP government under President Erdoğan will use the attempted military coup as an opportunity to recover its tarnished image, and to install an authoritarian presidential system.

Turkey Hit Again by Attacks

The recent airport attack in Istanbul is the eleventh attack since mid-2015. At the same time, the Erdogan government has redoubled repression throughout the country and heightened the war against the Kurdish population.

‘The real threat to Americans today are bigots’

Attacks on Muslims have escalated after the Paris attacks and the San Bernardino shootings, raising the need to fight Islamophobia. Here, Left Voice re-publishes a statement put out by San Bernardino socialists soon after the shootings.

The Geopolitics of the Civil War in Syria

The shifting alliances and the overlapping of multiple ethnic, religious, geopolitical and social conflicts that characterize the civil war in Syria seem to defy the basic premise of any war– the distinction between “friend or foe”. This article provides a brief overview of the opposing parties.

No to the coup, no to the AKP!

The Islamist AKP government under President Erdoğan will use the attempted military coup as an opportunity to recover its tarnished image, and to install an authoritarian presidential system.

Turkey Hit Again by Attacks

The recent airport attack in Istanbul is the eleventh attack since mid-2015. At the same time, the Erdogan government has redoubled repression throughout the country and heightened the war against the Kurdish population.

‘The real threat to Americans today are bigots’

Attacks on Muslims have escalated after the Paris attacks and the San Bernardino shootings, raising the need to fight Islamophobia. Here, Left Voice re-publishes a statement put out by San Bernardino socialists soon after the shootings.