Issues / Democracy & Governance
Barack Obama is a smart guy. So why has he spent the last four years executing such a dumb foreign policy?
In the end, what are nuclear weapons, but war writ large?
There is little to no discussion about the role U.S. allies have played in fueling a sectarian war in the Middle East.
The prospects for a new war in the Sahel appear increasingly probable.
Dr. Chomsky analyzes how the Magna Carta has become largely irrelevant in the world as the document nears its one thousandth birthday.
Tunisia's Salafists are the brown shirts of the Tunisian Arab Spring.
Nowhereisland proves that it doesn't take fancy technology or big-name consultants to figure out what most people want.
Kadima and Likud part ways over the military draft in Israel.
Condoleezza Rice may be more interested in becoming Mitt Romney's running mate than previously thought.
No politician in the U.S. can sell any more American war.