Issues / War & Peace
It's fair to ask what the makers of exotic fighter aircraft know about wall building that a garden-variety American construction company doesn't.
The war against the Taliban in Afghanistan was more popular than the war against Saddam Hussein. Should it have been?
Afghanistan, Pakistan, Bush administration, Iraq, Taliban, warlords, drug lords, opium, women's issues, civilian casualties, corruption
The Taliban is back. And the United States is largely to blame.
Common sense says that Washington wont attack Tehran. But columnist Michael Klare questions whether common sense is guiding Bush administration policy.
Commenting on an exhibition of political cartoons from around the world, international pollster Clay Ramsay provides some insights into Why They Hate Us.
At the UN, George W. Bush praised democracy and diplomacy in the Middle East. Stephen Zunes gives you the real story.
When it comes to war profiteering everyone should be outraged.
Violent clashes have destroyed a four-year ceasefire in Sri Lanka. Heres one place where the United States (and the UN) could make a difference before its too late.
The people of this country need and deserve not partisan spinning, but action on the real threats close to home.