Issues / War & Peace
During the Cold War, nuclear deterrence failed to thwart crises, which were subsequently solved with good, old politics.
Dr. Vandana Shiva talks about GMOs, the militarization of agriculture, the politics of occupation, and the primacy of biodiversity.
Historian Ward Wilson pokes holes in the mythology of nuclear weapons.
The U.S. risks rupturing tenuous diplomatic talks with Iran in a new resolution introduced to Congress that vouches U.S. support for Israel.
DC credibility, Netanyahu's red line, and shame about nuclear disarmament.
The "American Century" is most certainly coming to an end. The goal should be a smooth transition to a more cooperative world order.
Despite a massive effort by "pro-Israel" neoconservatives to derail his nomination, the Senate has voted to confirm Chuck Hagel as the next secretary of defense.
Yousaf Butt lays waste to the magnetic-ring-sign-of-Iran-nuclear-expansion theory.
Appealing to jingoism is certainly easier than prompting national introspection, but is priming an audience for blood what we call art today?
Why then do we invest nothing at all at collecting, studying, assessing and exploiting peace-related intelligence?