Reese Erlich



Trump would have the world believe that Venezuela represents a battle between democracy and dictatorship. But the reality is far more complicated. more

Oct 2, 2017 2:24 PM Magazine 2 Comments

Here are a few examples of how mainstream media distort the news. more

Oct 2, 2017 2:20 PM Magazine


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Unless foreign powers withdraw, Syria is in danger of being permanently partitioned along lines dictated by outside powers. more

Jun 22, 2017 2:56 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

“The Kurds aren’t worth it. That’s the bottom line.” more

Sep 2, 2016 3:27 PM Dispatches 2 Comments

“We are fighting for a democratic process for the entire Middle East.” more

Jan 29, 2016 5:58 PM Magazine 1 Comments

Now that the United States and Iran have agreed on a nuclear accord, Iranians have high hopes for improving the economy. more

Nov 17, 2015 9:20 PM Magazine

The big question remains: Will the Syrian people blame the Assad government or the protesters for the country’s problems? more

Nov 29, 2011 8:46 PM Dispatches