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Brooklyn Middleton
Brooklyn Middleton

Brooklyn Middleton is an American Political and Security Risk Analyst currently based in New York City. She has previously written about U.S. President Obama's policy in Syria as well as Bashar al-Assad's continued crimes against his own people. She recently finished her MA thesis on Ayatollah Khomeini’s influence on the Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant group, completing her Master's degree in Middle Eastern Studies. You can follow her on Twitter here: @BklynMiddleton.

Syria bloodshed: Will it only get worse in 2016?

No progress can be made in ending the conflict if the resolutions already made are continuously abandoned...

Has the U.N. resolution on Syria already been violated?

The latest and rare paper victory for Syria has yet to bring forth any change on the ground or even begin to halt the bloodshed. I believe the United Nations Resolution 2254 has been repeatedly...

The U.N. plan for Syria has two major flaws

Failing to unequivocally plan for Assad’s departure will only prolong the conflict while the humanitarian situation worsens...

Why the Muslim world should boycott Donald Trump

The leading Republican contender for the United States presidency is a hideous reflection of what a minority of the U.S. values. Trump’s nonsensical speeches – more accurately described as...

Amid war on ISIS, don’t overlook need to oust Assad

As more states escalate their fight against the barbaric ISIS militant group in Syria, there should also be a renewed, collective effort to push for the final ousting of the disgraced regime of Bashar...

America’s latest failure on Syria? The refugee crisis

Should the West open its arms to Syrians, it counteracts ISIS’s own propaganda that the West seeks to destroy Muslim lives...

Is ISIS now stronger than ever?

The militant group could be attempting to goad the international community into an even broader war with it in Iraq and Syria...

Is a new Syria chemical weapons massacre looming?

The international community should also demand the regime halt its own chemical weapon attacks...