Issues / War & Peace
When it comes to what should be a fundamental goal of foreign policy — world peace — the elites aren't even trying.
Call it blowback: How one Salvadoran union organizer survived torture by U.S.-backed security forces and took his activism north of the border.
In his speech to U.S. lawmakers, the "People's pope" condemned the arms trade, war profiteering, and even the war on terror itself.
An investigation into who authorized the U.S. military and intelligence agencies to equip, train, and assist the Guatemalan army in its war crimes should follow its president's trial for corruption.
When Walt Whitman wrote of “burial clouds, in black masses spreading,” he couldn’t imagine that a century later, they could invoke the nuclear mushroom cloud.
Otto Pérez Molina started his rise to power during a U.S.-backed dirty war. The uprising against impunity that brought him down has been waiting in the wings ever since.
The United States may equip Israel with weapons to attack nuclear energy sites in Iran.
In the Philippines, the grandson of a despised collaborator has endorsed the remilitarization of his country's former occupiers — by the grandson of a war criminal, no less.
In the defense world, the terms “strategic” and “systems” seem like they’re used almost indiscriminately.
The Russian military moves to shore up the Syrian Regime in its fight against the Islamic State and other rebel forces.