Gareth Porter, How intelligence was twisted to support attack on Syria

http://portside.org/2013-09-03/how-intelligence-was-twisted-support-attack-syria

The case against military intervention in Syria

http://www.thenation.com/article/175964/case-against-military-intervention-syria#axzz2dw1Seqep

Mark Weisbrot, Obama increasingly isolated as opposition to war on Syria mounts

http://portside.org/2013-08-31/obama-increasingly-isolated-syria-opposition-mounts-home-and-abroad

Richard Falk, US warmaking in Syria at expense of democracy

http://richardfalk.wordpress.com/2013/08/31/syria-u-s-war-making-at-the-expense-of-democracy/

Tariq Ali, The vassals revolt

http://www.lrb.co.uk/blog/2013/08/30/tariq-ali/the-vassals-revolt/