Issues / War & Peace
Nearly 60 lawmakers did the right thing by skipping the Israeli prime minister's speech on Iran.
Dr. Helen Caldicott’s nuclear disarmament seminar in New York City intrigued, educated — and scared the wits out of you.
Obama has the best opportunity in decades to end the U.S.-Iran standoff.
Dr. Helen Caldicott’s recent anti-nukes symposium shows that disarmament activism is still thriving, if on a reduced scale.
The right-wing pro-Israel lobby AIPAC is slowly losing its bipartisan appeal. Here's why that's a good thing.
The Islamic State’s real battle is against the Middle-East’s illegitimate regimes, not the West.
Recent technological advances in detection may rob submarines of their stealth.
America's top ally in East Asia is bulking up its military, picking fights with its neighbors, and showing a blithe disregard for democracy.
Robert Alvarez comes up with a ballpark figure for the price tag of an average nuclear weapon.
The unlikelihood that nuclear war will be anything less than massive will overwhelm relief organizations such as the Red Cross.