Issues / War & Peace
How the CIA, bad trade deals, and wanton military intervention caused the social crises that gave us the Donald. (Really.)
By raising sectarian temperatures throughout the Middle East, the Saudis risk escalating the unaffordable proxy wars they’ve already bogged themselves down in.
The eternal dilemma of prosecuting war criminals is that they are usually charged and tried by the victors.
2015 had more than its share of bad news. But it also saw groundbreaking victories on climate, marriage equality, the drug war, and diplomacy.
According to Amnesty International, bombing by Russia results in killing 16 civilians for every one Islamic State fighter.
How the Pentagon is using the "ISIS crisis" to expand its footprint in the Horn of Africa.
Islamic State leaders evade airstrikes through mingling with citizens and never letting the grass grow under them.
The future could hold many surprises from the Islamic State.
As the world's youngest country enters its third year of civil war, there are new hopes for a durable peace.
The Islamic State is pursuing a strategy of mergers and acquisitions.