Allies and Enemies in Syria’s Civil War November 5, 2015 7:30pm by Barry Ritholtz How confusing are Syria’s internecine political battles ? Source: Quartz Spread the wealth. twitter facebook linkedin What's been said: Discussions found on the web: Bernie X commented on Nov 5 SPLITTER !!! CD4P commented on Nov 5 Are we sure Al Qaeda isn’t there? Or is it too nutty even for them to get involved with? jbegan commented on Nov 6 Al Nusra is an affiliate of Al Qaeda, although there’s talk of them splitting off again. RW commented on Nov 6 “What is evil?” asked the Master Patterner “A web we men weave.” replied the Archmage Ursula K. Le Guin, The Farthest Shore (1972) intlacct commented on Nov 6 Rule 1 of the game: don’t play the game. Just let these guys kill each other. And get off oil!! Maybe we should add a tax to petrol for the cost of the wars we have to fight over there… Read this next.April 21, 2014 10 Monday PM ReadsJanuary 16, 2014 Beer Goggles, Monetary Camels, the Eye of the Needle and the First Law of HolesFebruary 11, 2016 Percent of Total Wealth Owned in the United States Posted Under Politics War/Defense Previous Post The Long Tale of Exxon and Climate Change Next Post Labor Market Behavior during and after the Great Recession: Has It Been Unusual?