Issues / War & Peace
The U.S. has expanded arms sales to its Arab allies since 2008.
The Pentagon has too much hardware once thought necessary to defeat the Soviet Union.
And how implausible are Iran's claims that the IAEA Directorate General is politically compromised?
Never before has Congress restricted the right of the White House or State Department to meet with representatives of a foreign state, as this bill proposes.
On November 6, Otto Perez-Molina was voted Guatemala's next president. Perez has been accused of genocide and serious human rights violations on numerous occasions.
The Complex is forever (at least as its managers see it). Despite modest rumblings in Washington about the Pentagon and intelligence budgets and the deficit, it"s not just considered too big to fail, but generally too big to question, and too deeply embedded to think much about.
The latest IAEA report on Iran may dangerously undermine prospects for a reasonable and negotiated resolution of the Iran-West nuclear standoff.
Jeju Island: honeymoon spot, UNESCO world heritage site, naval base. What's wrong with this picture?
Does Iran believe that by developing the capacity to build nuclear weapons it can facilitate worldwide nonproliferation and disarmament?
The United States has failed in its policies to punish, isolate, and otherwise push North Korea toward collapse. Perhaps it should try engagement instead.