It is difficult to get the news from poems, yet men die miserably every day for lack of what is found there.
- William Carlos Williams
As time goes by and pressure placed on Iran by the international community grows, China has grown increasingly critical of Tehran.
Despite indications that direct military involvement in Syria would be unwise, strong supporters of Israel like John McCain have called for the U.S military to bomb the country, in addition to Iran.
Despite the recent change in North Korea's leadership, it is important that talks resume between Pyongyang and Japan.
A new book on Cuba is a thoughtful treatment of a topic that has usually generated more heat than light.
The military spending cut is real for the first time, but only about one percent of the Pentagon's total.
Giving military aid to either side of the Syrian conflict will make civil war more likely and prevent the citizens of Syria from achieving any semblance of justice and freedom.
Can we close the Futenma U.S. Marine Base in Japan Without Constructing Additional Marine Bases in Okinawa?
My modestly priced new ebook covers the worsening health of U.S. foreign policy and the efforts to revive the patient.
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