Issues / War & Peace
Emphasis, as always, added.
The Israel lobby is responsible for its fair share of catastrophes--but the Iraq war is not among them.
The peace movement needs to make it clear not only what we are against, but what we are for.
It's time to seize upon AIPAC's strategic blunder of singling Israel out for special treatment in Washington and push for an end to U.S. military aid to Israel.
The Syrian government and the opposition trade accusations about using chemical weapons and propagandizing the attacks.
In part, the Vietnam War was perceived as a message that the U.S. would not be intimidated by a Chinese nuclear-weapons program.
An Argentinian fatwa, a blustering Saddam Hussein.
Would you recognize a torturer if you saw one?
The split between the Republican Party's two wings appears certain to grow wider, if for no other reason than deficit-cutting will remain the Republicans' main obsession for the foreseeable future.
It didn't take long for the world to recognize that the US invasion and occupation of Iraq constituted a "dumb war." But dumb wasn't the half of it.