Issues / War & Peace
U.S. officials are propping up the capture of Sinaloa Cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman as a major drug war victory. They're wrong.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai's main demands of the United States command broad support in Afghanistan.
Even as we condemn the introduction of Russian troops in Crimea, we have to remember that the Cold War is over—and both sides must act that way.
Aid to foreign militaries is quickly eclipsing development assistance in the U.S. foreign aid budget.
Who else ― Elizabeth Warren?
Gareth Porter's new book chronicles U.S. and Israeli efforts to ensure the perpetuation, rather than the resolution, of outstanding concerns about Iran’s nuclear program.
How well has Barack Obama lived up to his own standards on civil liberties?
Like the Pakistan military and ISI, Syrian President Assad may be aiding jihadists who operate on his own soil.
Was it a bid by the Transform Now Plowshares activist to become a martyr to disarmament?
The neoconservatives and liberal interventionists were discredited long ago, but the United States still has an obligation to help solve the Syrian crisis.