Issues / War & Peace
Nick Turse's new book uses personal portraits to reveal an often ignored commonality of U.S. wars.
Its capabilities are limited, but so is its mission.
The powerful Israel lobby faces a dilemma over President Obama's likely appointment of former Sen. Chuck Hagel to head the Pentagon.
Does conventional thinking that Afghanistan will revert to the Taliban upon U.S. and NATO withdrawal need to be reexamined?
A coherent, well-orchestrated plan for disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration of rebel forces and extremists must accompany any intervention in Mali.
President Obama's selection of John Kerry as the next secretary of state sends the wrong signal to America's allies and adversaries alike.
Each year Conn Hallinan awards news stories and newsmakers that fall under the category of "Are you serious?"
After the fact, torture can only be dealt with by staring directly into the nightmare that changed us.
The war on the narcotraffickers also serves as a pretext for militarizing areas of Mexico that have strong traditions of social resistance.
The Pacific is no one's "lake," but an ocean vast enough for all.