Issues / War & Peace
Politics is much like physics, columnist Conn Hallinan argues: for every reaction there is an equal and opposite reaction. And NATO is generating just such a reaction.
Two Czech peace activists went on a hunger strike to protest a proposed U.S. radar base in their country. Their message is spreading.
Will the next war for oil be in Africa?
To reap the environmental and economic benefits of green technology, we'll need to rebuild our manufacturing base.
Pakistan is in danger of giving away too much to its local Taliban in the current talks.
The United States must support the ongoing talks between Pakistan and its local Taliban.
Misplaced money, cost overruns, contractors gone wild: the Pentagon is in dire need of austerity and oversight.
The former White House press secretary is right: mainstream journalists were "deferential, complicit enablers" in the lead up to the Iraq War. But Congress surrendered its voice and failed to question the intelligence.
Over the last two years, some of the most energized movements opposing the war have not been those made up of civilians but those who have served on the front lines.
Calls for further sanctions on Iran may have a bigger impact than anyone imagines.