Issues / War & Peace
Policymakers have long predicted that North Korea will go the way of East German Communism. Not so fast.
The United States held nuclear energy out to Iran and then pulled it away.
The shift from a permanent war footing to permanent diplomacy has significant promise for prosperity as well as peace.
Sunni Hamas and Shiite Hezbollah have apparently agreed to disagree on Syria while maintaining a strategic partnership against Israel.
The Winter Olympics in Sochi have brought renewed scrutiny to vulnerabilities that could undermine Russia's ongoing ambitions for international prestige.
The Obama administration’s pledge to restrain the global arms trade doesn't square with its aggressive promotion of U.S. arms exports.
A studied refusal to pay attention to South Sudan's colonial history helped ignite the current crisis.
More funding for nuclear weapons (please, no) would probably go further towards improving missileers’ morale than a boost in pay.
The lumbering aircraft carrier known as the United States should be executing a pivot that lives up to its name: a shift from the martial to the pacific.
Can international capital explain why Canada has become so subservient to the U.S. in Afghanistan and beyond?