Issues / War & Peace
Many Russians and Americans would rather see their governments helping other countries than hurting them. That means facing some hard truths.
The China-inspired doctrine originally known as AirSea Battle has the Army feeling left out.
Not only is bombing Iran’s nuclear facilities fruitless, but invading and occupying it are completely out of the question.
In the past, the Islamic State’s uber-violent videos may have been part of a recruiting scheme, but their purpose has become more focused.
There are more refugees adrift in the world today than ever before. If they formed a country, it would be the 24th most populous on the planet.
Recent research reveals that retribution is a natural consequence of a moral code, but the Islamic State is breaking all the rules.
Hardliners in the Iran parliament have pushed through a bill reminiscent of Republicans’ reflexive opposition to President Obama.
U.S. foreign policy is dangerous, undemocratic, and deeply out of sync with real global challenges. Is continuous war inevitable, or can we change course?
The good news is that al Qaeda is on the verge of collapse. The bad news is that it’s been superseded by the Islamic State.
U.S. efforts to construct an "armed peace" in the Asia-Pacific are only encouraging a cycle of escalation.