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Anti Americanism

Trump's Top 10 [plus] List of Banned Ethnicities

Wasique Mirza | Posted 04.07.2016 | Home
Wasique  Mirza

As the election season moves forward like a freight train filled with sound and fury, immigration reform takes a front seat. With the backdrop of glob...

European Leaders Should Stop Commenting About the U.S. Presidential Candidates!

András Simonyi | Posted 03.14.2016 | Home
András Simonyi

Europeans need to be careful with comments and the desire to see their mirror image reflected in the future president. It could backfire, even hurt the candidate of their dreams.

Now Boarding: New York - Moscow - Tbilisi

Tinatin Japaridze | Posted 08.13.2016 | Home
Tinatin Japaridze

While Russophobia in Georgia has been on a rapid rise in the aftermath of the five-day war, speculation about the growing anti-Russian sentiment inside U.S. academic circles may be inaccurate.

Sophia Jones

Hypernationalist Turkish Youth Attack U.S. Sailors In Istanbul | Sophia Jones | Posted 11.13.2014 | Home

ISTANBUL -- Turkish youth belonging to a hypernationalist group attacked three American sailors in Istanbul Wednesday morning, shouting anti-American ...

Obama Is Right: Close Guantanamo -- It's Anti-American

Michael Shammas | Posted 04.05.2014 | Home
Michael Shammas

While some Republicans are wont to decry anti-Guantanamo liberals as "anti-American," the only anti-American thing in this debate is Guantanamo itself. For it goes against everything our nation professes to respect and love.

Venturing Out in Cairo

Monique El-Faizy | Posted 12.28.2013 | Home
Monique El-Faizy

I thought I had planned well. I knew the pyramids could be a dicey proposition, but I also told myself we couldn't live in Cairo for two years and never see the pyramids.

Service as Diplomacy: The Faces of the US Abroad

Mario Machado | Posted 11.20.2013 | Home
Mario Machado

There is no way to reconcile these two immediate faces of America to millions of people across the world; the military and the Peace Corps will always serve their own distinctly different purposes and for many reasons it is better that it remain this way.

U.S. Crippling Sanctions Against Iran, Part II: A National Anti-Sanction Movement by the Civil Society

Akbar Ganji | Posted 11.07.2013 | Home
Akbar Ganji

The U.S. must pay attention to two bitter consequences of its sanctions: the collective punishment of the Iranian people and the destruction of their lives; and the rise of anti-Americanism among the Iranian people, and even those who oppose the Islamic Republic.

Anti-Americanism and the Funeral of a Great Myth

Joseph Loconte, Ph.D. | Posted 10.16.2013 | Home
Joseph Loconte, Ph.D.

Throughout most of the Bush administration, opinion pollsters relentlessly tracked America's plummeting approval ratings across the planet.

The 4 Reasons Why Egyptians Don't Like America

Posted 10.07.2013 | Home

Egyptian political commentator and Al-Monitor blogger Bassem Sabry joined HuffPost Live's Ahmed Shihab-Eldin Wednesday to discuss his recent post, "Wh...

LOOK: How Latin America Views the United States

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.29.2013 | Home

The Western hemisphere might be in the process of becoming a more fraternal place. Latin American countries largely view the United States favorab...

Some Of America's Biggest Haters Also Its Biggest Aid Recipients

NPR | Greg Myre | Posted 07.23.2013 | Home

To figure out which countries dislike the U.S., one quick way is to simply look at which ones are getting the largest dollops of U.S. aid....

Gringo Stay Here!

Americas Quarterly | Andy Baker and David Cupery | Posted 04.23.2013 | Home

"Why do they hate us?” This question1, on so many U.S. citizens’ minds over the decade following the September 11, 2001, attacks, is often asked a...

Can Obama Improve America's Reputation? (Debate)

Conrad Black | Posted 12.11.2012 | Home
Conrad Black

Will America's reputation and influence abroad improve under Barack Obama's second term? Two foreign-policy thinkers debate the question.

Can Obama Improve America's Reputation? (Debate)

Posted 12.11.2012 | Home

Last week, the Pew Research Center released its annual survey of European attitudes to America. While anti-Americanism has declined in Europe, a large...

Anti-American Sentiments in 20 Countries: Where Do We Go From Here?

Dr. Farideh Farazmand | Posted 09.27.2012 | Home
Dr. Farideh Farazmand

Already under criticism by Republicans, President Obama will have to explain his policies in Libya, Egypt, Tunisia, and Syria. He will also have to explain the lack of protection for U.S. consulate personnel in Benghazi.

Yelling 'Fire' in a Crowded Planet

Frank J. Garcia | Posted 11.25.2012 | Home
Frank J. Garcia

When every major Western liberal democracy except ours regulates certain forms of racist and hate-mongering speech, we can no longer simply assert that our approach is a non-negotiable liberal value.

Boykinism: Joe McCarthy Would Understand

Andrew Bacevich | Posted 11.25.2012 | Home
Andrew Bacevich

The debate over who actually represents God's will is one that the both Bush and Obama have studiously sought to avoid. The U.S. is not at war with Islam per se, U.S. officials insist. Still, among Muslims abroad, suspicion persists and not without reason.

How America Is Fueling Radicalization Of Muslims And How To Reverse It

Muhsin Usman | Posted 09.05.2012 | Home
Muhsin Usman

Drones and militarized aid have no place in today's globalized world. Where do we want to see our flag: displayed on humble office desks or being burned in the streets? The choice is ours.

An Interview With Nadeem F. Paracha

Sobia Ali | Posted 11.13.2011 | Home
Sobia Ali

"Now's the time for the United States to adjust its ways and try more to engage with the people of Pakistan through their representatives in the shape of the country's mainstream political parties."

See Real Evil, Do No Evil

Jenna Arnold | Posted 07.06.2011 | Home
Jenna Arnold

I will take this event as a time of reflection, a time to remember those who perished on September 11, 2001, and the many others who lost their lives to the workings of Osama bin Laden.

WikiLeaks Exposes Pakistan's Rhetoric

Aparna Pande | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Aparna Pande

WikiLeaks has stirred a tempest in Pakistan. But the real question is why Pakistani leaders need to be so obsequious in private when their anti-American rhetoric is so bombastic in public.

To Obama: Egypt Is at Dangerous Crossroads

Aladdin Elaasar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Aladdin Elaasar

As President Mubarak is in a hospital in Germany with no apparent successor, Egyptian Americans call upon President Obama to re-evaluate American/Egyptian relations.

U.S. Needs a New Public Diplomacy Strategy for Russia

Philip Seib | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Philip Seib

Is this finally the new Russia, reaching out without the defensiveness that has so long characterized its attitude toward the rest of world? Particularly with regard to the United States, the answer, unfortunately, is still "No."

What's the French for 'Paradox'?

Rory Fitzgerald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rory Fitzgerald

This is but one of the paradoxes at the heart of the French identity: They profess to disdain everything American, but if imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, they must love Uncle Sam.