Stories by Patrick L. Smith

Patrick Smith is the author of Time No Longer: Americans After the American Century. He is the author of four previous books and has contributed frequently to the New York Times, the Nation, the Washington Quarterly, and other publications. subscribe to Patrick L. Smith's feed

Posted on: May 12, 2016, Source: Salon

A startling piece pulls back the curtain on how our foreign policy is created—and sold to willing media dupes.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2015, Source: Salon

Krugman mocks idea that U.S. imperialism is at root of all evil. But scars of our meddling are key to the Middle East.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2014, Source: Salon

Our sanctions caused Russia's downturn. They protect Big Oil and make the world more dangerous.

Posted on: Apr 12, 2014, Source: Salon

Remember the almost-war in Syria last year? An amazing new report -- which our media won't touch -- is a must read.

Posted on: Sep 6, 2013, Source: Salon

The government is manipulating facts. There's no credible evidence on Syria. Why is the Times pretending otherwise?