Prof. Juan Cole - Archive

Shooting Fish in a Barrel: Israel Bombs Palestinian Refugees from Israel in Gaza, 50% of Them Children By Prof. Juan Cole, May 16, 2021
New Wind and Solar Up 50% Globally in 2020, as China Beats US by Over 4 to 1 By Prof. Juan Cole, April 19, 2021
Why the Biden Administration Is Dead Wrong to Oppose International Criminal Court War Crimes Inquiry in Occupied Palestine: A Betrayal of the Rule of Law By Prof. Juan Cole, March 05, 2021
In Game Changer, International Criminal Court Will Take Up Israeli War Crimes and Apartheid in Palestine By Prof. Juan Cole, February 08, 2021
Iran’s Rouhani to Biden: We Will Fulfill Our Nuclear Obligations on Day One if You Return to 2015 Deal By Prof. Juan Cole, December 16, 2020
Trump Bruited Strike on Iran Civilian Nuclear Facilities, Which May Kill as Many as Did Nuclear Bombing of Hiroshima By Prof. Juan Cole, November 18, 2020
Donald Trump, the Mr. Magoo of Geopolitics, Incites Warfare Between Egypt and Ethiopia By Prof. Juan Cole, October 26, 2020
America Is Complicit, as Yemen Spirals toward Mass Starvation By Prof. Juan Cole, October 19, 2020
With Crushing Sanctions on 18 Iranian Banks, Is Trump Trying to Leave a War Behind for Biden? By Prof. Juan Cole, October 12, 2020
Israel’s Knesset Votes Down Bill Guaranteeing Equality for Palestinian-Israelis, 21% of Population By Prof. Juan Cole, September 21, 2020
Arctic Heat Wave: Block of Ice Twice as Big as Manhattan Breaks Off Greenland’s Largest Ice Shelf, Goes into Ocean By Prof. Juan Cole, September 17, 2020
Climate Emergency Overdrive: Our Age of Compound Disasters as 10% of Oregon Is Evacuated, California Burns and Louisiana Sinks By Prof. Juan Cole, September 13, 2020
Trump Walks Alone: Former US Allies Britain, France, Germany Join Russia and China in Forcefully Rejecting Trump Iran Sanctions By Prof. Juan Cole, August 24, 2020
In Further War Crime, Israelis Cut Electricity to Gaza, Idling 50,000 Factory Workers By Prof. Juan Cole, August 20, 2020
No Longer Leader of the Free World: Trump Administration Humiliated at UN over Iran Arms Embargo By Prof. Juan Cole, August 17, 2020
Palestinian Lives Matter: Huge Jewish-Arab Rally in Tel Aviv Decries Netanyahu’s Plan to Annex 1/3 of West Bank By Prof. Juan Cole, June 09, 2020
How American Cities Were Reduced to Esper’s “Battlespace”: From Fallujah to Minneapolis By Prof. Juan Cole, June 04, 2020
Israel’s Netanyahu Says the Quiet Part Out Loud: Palestinians to be “Subjects,” Not Citizens in Apartheid Annexation By Prof. Juan Cole, June 01, 2020
Trump Administration in “Historic” Withdrawal of Troops from 3 Iraq Bases Amid Ongoing Rocket Attacks By Prof. Juan Cole, March 18, 2020
Trump Bombs Shiite Militia in Shiite-Ruled Iraq By Prof. Juan Cole, March 16, 2020
Israeli Blocking of Palestinian Exports to Jordan Shows Reality of Apartheid that the Kushner Plan Would Only Cement By Prof. Juan Cole, February 12, 2020
Palestinian Rejection: End of Oslo Peace Process and the Trump-Netanyahu Apartheid “Steal of the Century” By Prof. Juan Cole, January 28, 2020
In Wag the Dog Move, Indicted Israeli PM Netanyahu Moves to Annex 25% of Palestinian West Bank By Prof. Juan Cole, December 11, 2019
New War for Oil? Trump to Occupy Oil-Rich Syrian Province with Tank Corps, Asks for Kurdish Displacement There By Prof. Juan Cole, October 28, 2019
Trump Hands Oil & Gas to Syria & Russia As He Claims “We’ve Taken Control of the Oil in the Middle East” By Prof. Juan Cole, October 21, 2019
US Press Horrified by Trump’s “Shoot Migrants in the Legs” but Ignores What Israeli Snipers Do to Palestinian Protesters By Prof. Juan Cole, October 06, 2019
Annals of Impeachment: From Nixon’s “Smoking Gun” Tape to Trump Zelensky Summary By Prof. Juan Cole, September 29, 2019
Trump Awaits Orders from Saudis; and Why the Houthis Could Have Done It By Prof. Juan Cole, September 17, 2019
Trump-Taliban Talks Like Those with North Korea – A Photo Op on the Deck of the Titanic By Prof. Juan Cole, September 10, 2019
Iran: How Bolton tricked Clueless UK Conservatives into Confrontation with Tehran By Prof. Juan Cole, July 25, 2019
Top Five Trump Officials Who Resigned Because of Shocking Scandals By Prof. Juan Cole, July 15, 2019
Back from Iran War Brink: Trump Wants to Walk Back Iran Crisis that He Created with Severe US Sanctions By Prof. Juan Cole, June 22, 2019
If Trump Really Only Wants ‘No Iranian Nukes,’ then He Should Just Rejoin the Nuclear Deal By Prof. Juan Cole, May 29, 2019
Top Ten Differences Between the Iraq War and Trump’s Proposed Iran War By Prof. Juan Cole, May 17, 2019
Pompeo in Baghdad to Pressure Iraq to Join Press Against Iran; Iraq Declines By Prof. Juan Cole, May 09, 2019
Why Designating the Iranian Rev. Guards Terrorists Would Paint a Big Red Target on US Troops in Iraq By Prof. Juan Cole, April 08, 2019
Top 6 Things Wrong with Trump Denying Pelosi Government Transport By Prof. Juan Cole, January 20, 2019
Biggest Stories of 2018: Israel Announced Apartheid, Shot Thousands of Civilians By Prof. Juan Cole, December 29, 2018
Top Eight Ways John Kelly Was an Embarrassment as White House Chief of Staff By Prof. Juan Cole, December 10, 2018
The Bottomless Dishonesty of CNN on Palestine and Marc Lamont Hill Firing By Prof. Juan Cole, December 02, 2018
Three Charts: What Trump Doesn’t Want You to Know About the Climate Emergency By Prof. Juan Cole, November 25, 2018
Is CIA Leak of Bin Salman’s Guilt in Khashoggi Murder Aimed at Kushner, or Trump Himself? By Prof. Juan Cole, November 18, 2018
Trump Said Considering Extradition of Turkish Cleric to Quiet Erdogan on Khashoggi Murder By Prof. Juan Cole, November 17, 2018
Top Three Charges on Which John Bolton Should be Tried at the International Criminal Court (ICC) By Prof. Juan Cole, September 13, 2018
If You Put an Old W. Bush Crony in Charge of Iran Policy, Doesn’t It Signal a War-Like Intention? By Prof. Juan Cole, August 18, 2018
Urgent: End Israeli Occupation of Palestine, Restore Iran Deal, and Denuclearize Middle East By Prof. Juan Cole, August 02, 2018
Trump Sidelined as UN Security Council Plus Germany Meet Iran’s Rouhani in Vienna By Prof. Juan Cole, July 09, 2018
The Seventh Exclusion and the “Muslim Ban”: Great Moments in American Racist Immigration History By Prof. Juan Cole, June 28, 2018
Legal? Despite Withdrawal Pledge, Trump’s Massive Mission Creep in Syria By Prof. Juan Cole, May 28, 2018
When Trump Calls Latinos “Animals”… By Prof. Juan Cole, May 18, 2018
Costa Rica’s New President Promises 100% Green Energy, Aims to be First Such Nation By Prof. Juan Cole, May 11, 2018
Netanyahu
Netanyahu: Don’t Look Here Where We’re Shooting Children, Look Over There at Iran By Prof. Juan Cole, May 03, 2018
Russia and China Slam Trump-Macron Push to Renegotiate Iran Deal By Prof. Juan Cole, April 27, 2018
Top Six Reasons Pompeo Should Not be Secretary of State By Prof. Juan Cole, April 22, 2018
Netanyahu and Trump, Both Under Investigation, Meet on Phony ‘Deal of the Century’ By Prof. Juan Cole, March 05, 2018
Spying on the Wrong People: The Hypocrisy of the Nunes Memo & FISA By Prof. Juan Cole, February 04, 2018
Nations of the World at UN Humiliate Trump with Massive Vote for Palestinians By Prof. Juan Cole, December 22, 2017
The Saudi-US War on Yemen Is Killing 130 Children a Day & Other Bleak Statistics By Prof. Juan Cole, November 20, 2017
Top Six Trump Administration Crimes that Ought to Bring Indictments By Prof. Juan Cole, October 31, 2017
Plummeting in Polls, Will Trump ‘Wag the Dog’ with Iran, North Korea? By Prof. Juan Cole, October 08, 2017