Issues / War & Peace
Washington and Tokyo remain committed to growing the U.S. military footprint on the island of Okinawa — whether Okinawans like it or not.
Hard to believe, but one day 3-D printers may be able to produce nuclear weapons and other WMDs.
Under Obama, whistleblowers face a total of 751 months behind bars — compared to 24 months for all other whistleblowers combined since the American Revolution.
If the Taliban were allowed to assume command of the Afghan ship of state, it might ameliorate its harsh ways.
What purpose is served by continued U.S. military involvement in Afghanistan?
A prescription for fueling an intensified Middle-East arms race.
More than just a deterrent, nuclear weapons are the cornerstone of imperialism.
The chain of events set into motion by the U.S. invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq is reaching its logical conclusion — the disintegration of multi-ethnic states and a great expulsion of innocents.
With its pacifist constitution (literally) beaten down into irrelevance, Japan is in the throes of an identity crisis.
Time to cull the herd: America's sprawling global footprint encourages military confrontation, makes host countries into targets, and costs taxpayers a fortune.