Articles by Juan Cole
Top 5 Ways Man-Made Climate Change Made Hurricane Harvey Much Worse
Juan Cole The images from Houston and its environs are heart-breaking and we at Informed Comment wish all those affected a speedy and safe return to normality. Extreme weather events...
How Mainstream Is Bernie Sanders?
Juan Cole Sen. Bernie Sanders, the presidential candidate for the Democratic nomination, has trouble being taken seriously by the corporate media, what with him being a democratic...
Are Islamic State’s ‘Shock and Awe’ Tactics More Awful Because of One Victim?
Juan Cole The Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) burning of a captured Jordanian pilot alive produced justified revulsion globally, resulting in the terrorist organization being termed “barbarous”...
Paris Terrorist Was Radicalized by Bush's Iraq War, Abu Ghraib Torture
Juan Cole Sharif and Said Kouashi, the two brothers for whom the French police are searching, were born in Paris of Algerian parents, Mokhtar et Freiha Méguireche, according to a profile...