Issues / War & Peace
No, it’s not U.S. reluctance to go all in against Syria that has created a vacuum in its foreign policy for Russia to fill.
Until recently, Korean Americans were all but written out of the U.S. history of the Korean War. A rising group of artists, oral historians, and community members is writing them back in.
Pakistan is beginning to make concessions on nuclear weapons and redirect some of its national security from India to Islamist militants.
Amid rising violence and a dead-end peace process, could the Palestinian leader actually make good on his threat to pull out of the Oslo Accords?
A New York Times account is sympathetic to Seymour Hersh’s revisionist history about the raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan that killed Osama bin Laden.
Let's say the U.S. actually curbed its military adventurism, reeled in the Pentagon budget, and closed its global network of bases. Then what?
Meanwhile, the Obama administration is keeping troops in Afghanistan because there's "a risk of deterioration." Oh, the irony.
The possession of nuclear weapons by a state — any state — violates the social contract.
No one who predicted disaster from Washington's intervention in Syria should expect anything different from Russia's.
How is it that the Islamic State, with much of the world arrayed against it, endures?