Issues / Democracy & Governance
David Friedman’s approach to the issue of peace is clear enough: Whatever Israel’s right-wing government wants, the United States should give.
Trump's “dream team” of generals highlights America’s striking twenty-first-century embrace of militarism — and drift away from democracy.
This year's lowlights from world politics, the culture wars, and the military-industrial complex.
The brass asked for a report on eliminating waste. When investigators found some, the military buried it.
One or two bomb throwers can blow up the international community. Trump is appointing a whole cabinet of them.
During the Cold War, the CIA did everything it’s accusing Russia of doing today — and more.
Austria's latest vote shows the European ideal isn't dead yet. But the far right is rising quickly.
From his small island, the late Cuban leader faced down the Americans and made them blink.
Without exception, Trump's foreign policy picks are members of the far right: aggressive, Islamophobic, and contemptuous of diplomacy.
As America braces itself for the landfall of Hurricane Trump, it’s instructive to look at Europe's populist leaders for they hold clues to our future.