Issues / War & Peace
American officials and media found any number of reasons to scoff at the famous Johns Hopkins study that revealed 650,000 dead Iraqi citizens as of 2006.
In this excerpt from a new book of narratives about men and women needlessly swept up in the War on Terror, the FBI inadvertently reveals the scope of its surveillance.
The Obama administration can still learn from the errors of its predecessors in Afghanistan.
Despite Washington's newfound war fatigue, there are no signs that U.S. militarism is on the wane.
The new face of state violence is the drone moving silently through the slum.
The time may be at hand when Myanmar's ethnic minorities can overwhelm the Myanmar army.
And here's the saddest thing: the Bush administration's most extreme ideas when it comes to Global War On Terror are now the humdrum norm of Obama administration policies -- and hardly anyone thinks it's worth a comment.
China is modernizing its navy, but is it really about to build a network of overseas bases?
The United States is spending even more of its GDP on Afghanistan than did the Soviet Union.
Increase in defense spending a symptom, in part, of bad economy.