Levantine Charnel House: An Analytical and Moral Cul-de-sac

Scratch the surface, and the sectarian nature of the Syrian civil war¬†is a subterranean expression of an utterly alienated majority involved in an intense class struggle.¬†Evidently, it is the outward religiosity of these marginalized classes that many observers on the Anglophone left are obsessed with, and in the process have operationalized standard Islamophobic tropes that… Continue reading Levantine Charnel House: An Analytical and Moral Cul-de-sac


Russia, the Syrian Ceasefire, and the Unmaking of Peace

While portrayed as yet another strategic victory for Putin, the recent Syrian ceasefire may end up curtailing Russian global power ambitions.