Issues / Health
In countries like Sierra Leone, AFRICOM is definitely not the answer to Africa's challenges.
As more vets commit suicide than die in combat, the Department of Veterans Affairs faces a class action lawsuit for allegedly systematically denying mental health care and disability benefits.
It's time to question the university's defense tactics, and not just on the football field.
FDRs campaign against economic royalists lived onand triumphedafter his death. But not where he would have expected.
With his preference for diplomacy over militarism, we must neither be naïve about Barack Obama's limitations nor cynical about his potential.
The '08 Stop AIDS Platform is something that we must all take heed of: our next President must do more to stop the HIV/AIDS crisis. This conviction is what impelled this group of 15 youth AIDS activists to attend the Take Back America Conference in Washington, D.C. earlier this summer and "birddog" Barack Obama and John Edwards.
When it comes to AIDS policy, the Global South doesn't need charity or lectures about abstinence. Generic drugs and respecting women's rights are the way to go.
Foreign aid, civil military integration, military, AID, diplomacy, development, Defense Department, State Department, security
Veterans of the Iraq War return home to face the friendly fire of an indifferent Pentagon and Veterans Administration.
China's growing economic power and global presence coincide with severe economic and social challenges at home.