Issues / War & Peace
Full Snow Moon, a poem by Melissa Tuckey.
The Iraq War has become the face of the United States around the world and this will haunt Bush during his State of the Union address.
FPIF columnist Frida Berrigan describes her experience of getting arrested at the Federal District Court building in Washington, DC. The goal: to shut down Guantanamo.
The Bush administration has chosen yet again force over diplomacy.
The former Senator and presidential nominee tries to convince George W. Bush that it's time to bring the troops home.
A rational government would learn the lessons of Iraq and steer clear of attacking Iran. But, alas, irrationality happens...
The president's shift in Iraq will be a climb-down disguised as a step forward.
It's painfully clear, as the blood spills on both sides of the Chad border, that the consortium of international oil companies and their allies at the World Bank won't let anything stop a drop of oil from flowing to global markets.
With no victory in sight in Iraq, the Bush administration is casting around for another magic word to obscure its dismal policies.
By trying to isolate Iran, the U.S. risks undermining its own political power.