Issues / War & Peace
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.
Would it make any sense for those about to die at the hands of the Islamic State to resist?
If there’s a way to label the Islamic State as true to Islam without appearing Islamophobic, Graeme Wood may not have found it in his explosive Atlantic article.
If Ukraine wants to move closer to the West, it will probably have to submit to the knife.
Like Islam, Christianity has often been perverted to justify violence.
Meet six heroes who defied the military and the CIA to defy and expose America's illegal torture program.
Even a superpower can’t maintain dominance in every domain and also effectively address big-ticket items like climate change.
Hannah Gais holds that Islam is just a handy tool that militants use to battle oppression.