Issues / War & Peace
Given the limits of its power and its own compromised relationship with international law, the U.S. isn't in a position to do much about Ukraine.
If costly drug war strategies in Afghanistan have been unsuccessful even with a strong U.S. military presence, they won’t stand a chance after the U.S. withdraws.
The more party members Stalin killed, the more he thought he had to kill.
The president of Haiti—a country with no external threats, a history of military repression, and an abundance of more pressing problems—is rebuilding the once-banished Haitian military.
Disaster relief has increasingly become part of the justification for increased U.S. troop deployments in the Asia-Pacific region.
Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
Which is more of a threat to a nation’s safety ― untrammeled gun “rights” or a nukes program?
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.