Issues / War & Peace
In the aftermath of the Gaza flotilla in May, a powerful new alliance may be emerging in the Middle East.
The Obama administration took office in 2009 determined to move beyond might-makes-right-makes-might unilateralism of the Bush years, and reassert America's global influence as the most principled and powerful guarantor of rule-based multilateralism.
Two respected Korean-American researchers suggest there may have been a rush to judgment on the sinking of the Cheonan.
One sure way to silence the din of rattling sabers is to go to war.
The G8 is reneging on humanitarian aid pledges to Africa while U.S. military aid to Africa swells.
What can you get for a trillion dollars? A new report looks at how how the Pentagon can contribute significantly to deficit reduction while advancing national security goals.
Why has the United States dispatched a massive force to Costa Rica of all places?
Afghanistan holds a mirror up to the United States of our misconceptions.
Would President Obama respond to a nuclear attack -- whether from another country or terrorists -- with one of our own?
The siege of the Red Mosque in 2007 was as much a rallying cry for disaffected Pakistanis as Waco was for the American militia movement.