Stories by Nafeez Ahmed

Nafeez Ahmed is an investigative journalist and international security scholar. He is the winner of a 2015 Project Censored Award for Outstanding Investigative Journalism for his former work at the Guardian. He is the author of A User’s Guide to the Crisis of Civilization: And How to Save It (2010), and the scifi thriller novel Zero Point, among other books.   subscribe to Nafeez Ahmed's feed

Posted on: Jul 20, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Report demands massive expansion of military-industrial complex to maintain global "access to resources."

Posted on: Jul 13, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Iraq War veterans predicted not only the imminent victory in Mosul, but the inevitable collapse in its aftermath.

Posted on: Jun 9, 2017, Source: AlterNet

From collusion to blowback.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2017, Source: Insurge Intelligence

Read the facts and come to your own conclusion.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A network tied to Cambridge Analytica, Islamist insurgents, ExxonMobil and Koch convinced Trump to let go of Iraqi unity.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2017, Source: AlterNet

New research suggests that the world faces an imminent oil crunch, which will trigger another financial crisis.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A ludicrous blueprint for permanent foreign military domination.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

France’s persistent targeting by extremists is linked to its secretive war and occupation strategies.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2016, Source: The Canary

A key policy may have been influenced by anti-Muslim bigots

Posted on: May 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The amendments were passed by Congress in late 2015.

Posted on: Apr 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

In just two decades, the total value of the energy being produced via fossil fuel extraction has plummeted by more than half.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Maajid Nawaz bases his credibility on a compelling personal story, but how much of it is true?

Posted on: Apr 28, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The Quilliam Foundation has been incubated by far-right white supremacists and Islamist terrorist financiers.

Posted on: Jan 30, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The Pentagon is researching how resource stress could topple governments.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Extremists are filling a vacuum of despair cultivated by domestic corruption and international geopolitics.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Torture has been an integral and systematic intelligence practice since WWII.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2014, Source: The Guardian

There can be little doubt that the acceleration of western military intervention in Iraq and Syria is pitched to aggravate regional crisis.

Posted on: Jun 16, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Iraqis are paying the price yet again for our ill-conceived imperial hubris.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Social science is being militarized to develop 'operational tools' to target peaceful protest movements.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2014, Source: The Guardian

The very companies most responsible for climate change are set to make a killing from it.