Issues / War & Peace
For the second year in a row, U.S. President Barack Obama has waived a Congressionally-mandated ban on military aid for four countries that use child soldiers.
The U.S. embassy in Madrid was able to strong-arm the Spanish government into twice closing the Couso case, but a Spanish court has re-opened it.
Noam Chomsky updates his classic text with reflections on the death of Osama bin Laden.
Sightings of UFOs have correlated to nuclear weapons tests.
U.S. military bases are very costly to the people of the Asia-Pacific region and to people here in America as well.
Civilians of the CIA conducting drone attacks invites retaliation on U.S. citizens.
Aid to Israel dodges the austerity bullet.
After World II, nations agreed that simply attacking the international peace by launching an aggressive war was a crime.
Despite limited evidence, the United States painted Anwar al-Awlaki as a terrorist mastermind and executed him without the trial to which he was entitled as a U.S. native.
The past week has seen the United States effectively relinquish its role as the key negotiator of Middle East peace as the Palestinians, ignoring President Barack Obama's entreaties, announced their decision to pursue UN membership and be recognized as an independent state.