In: iraq

War, feminism and women’s liberation: Misuse of women’s rights to legitimize military intervention
October 1, 2017

“The fight against terrorism is also a fight for the rights and dignity of women.” Laura Bush, 17. 11. 2001 In…

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Don’t Let ISIS Get Away With Genocide
April 25, 2017

„Don’t let ISIS get away with Genocide”, demanded human rights lawyer Amal Clooney in her speech on March 9, 2017, at…

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Like Oil and Water? Islam and Democracy in the Middle East
September 12, 2015

Author’s Note: This article was previously written in 2011 without a title during the height of the Arab Spring. At that…

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Why are US boots not on the ground in the fight against ISIS? (part 2)
July 14, 2015

Bashar Al-Assad, president of Syria has also been blamed for creating conditions which spawned the rise of ISIS in Syria. Assad…

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Why are US boots not on the ground in the fight against ISIS? (part 1)
July 14, 2015

The unforeseen rise of ISIS as an Islamic radical group, has ambitiously captured vast lands in Iraq and Syria with the…

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Irregular immigration and the EU system: Towards a multifaceted solution
May 10, 2015

On April 20th 2015 a boat carrying migrants from Libya to Italy capsized and sank off the Mediterranean Sea, causing the…

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Poking the American-led liberal order
March 9, 2015

The American global system of partnerships has managed to achieve mutual cooperation between states through liberal international institutions. The American-led alliance…

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