Issues / War & Peace
In the past, the Islamic State’s uber-violent videos may have been part of a recruiting scheme, but their purpose has become more focused.
There are more refugees adrift in the world today than ever before. If they formed a country, it would be the 24th most populous on the planet.
Recent research reveals that retribution is a natural consequence of a moral code, but the Islamic State is breaking all the rules.
Hardliners in the Iran parliament have pushed through a bill reminiscent of Republicans’ reflexive opposition to President Obama.
U.S. foreign policy is dangerous, undemocratic, and deeply out of sync with real global challenges. Is continuous war inevitable, or can we change course?
The good news is that al Qaeda is on the verge of collapse. The bad news is that it’s been superseded by the Islamic State.
U.S. efforts to construct an "armed peace" in the Asia-Pacific are only encouraging a cycle of escalation.
Don’t be surprised to find the Islamic State in the UN one day.
The Saudi attack on Yemen has been a test run for the new Obama Doctrine.
Even as Obama admits there's no military solution in Iraq, the Pentagon is pouring more U.S. troops and weapons into its floundering war on the Islamic State.