Issues / War & Peace
Clinton's rhetoric on the Muslim world might be friendlier than Trump's, but her record is much bloodier.
Trump's foreign policy isn't an alternative to U.S. empire. It's just a cruder rendition of it.
Some see Putin's Russia as a counterweight to U.S. global meddling. But Moscow is increasingly mimicking Washington's worst behavior.
Domestic-policy successes such as paid family leave count for little if the U.S. is at war with Russia.
Protests have returned to Kashmir, and so have demands for self-determination.
The United States never tires of finding ways to needlessly aggravate Russia.
The Philippines won a huge legal victory against China on a long-running territorial dispute. But Manila's alliance with Washington may make it all for nothing.
The military can't defeat the Islamic State. We must look instead at the sources of ISIS support.
Israel’s grandiose demands for more aid from Israel.
Astounding increases in the danger of nuclear weapons have paralleled provocative foreign policy decisions that needlessly incite tensions between Washington and Moscow.