Issues / War & Peace
Religious faith and institutions can be positive factors in peacebuilding. But there are also many potential pitfalls.
Winning the War on Terror by spreading democracy? Our arms sales policy is working in the opposite direction.
Zia Mian explains how U.S. arms policy in South Asia sells death and destruction and buys little influence.
At the Istanbul Biennale, antiwar artists shock and awe, but why is their work so alluring?
The battle for African hearts and minds will not be won if it's clear that it is being waged more for the sake of U.S. strategic interests than African needs.
An informed public is the best safeguard for maintaining both our security and our freedoms.
In this edition of Annotate This... Stephen Zunes and Erik Leaver analyze Bush's statements and offer an alternative interpretation of the situation on the ground.
Can Pakistan peacefully negotiate its way out of a military dictatorship? Here's how.
If passed in its current form, the U.S.-India agreement will act as a catalyst for pumping nuclear fuel and technology into a region perceived by some U.S. leaders as a "nuclear tinder box".
Trying to paper over political problems in Iraq by sinking additional American greenbacks into military operations misses the point entirely.