Issues / War & Peace
As usual, Al Qaeda makes a mockery of Islam.
Iran Parliament plays to cheap seats by calling for Strait to be blocked in response to sanctions.
States acquire WMD both for national security and to ensure that the ruling regime survives.
Professor Vine addresses the status of American military bases, or "lily pads," which exist in every continent and the economic and political implications of continued global military dominance.
Returning from war without psychological trauma is not necessarily good for veterans.
This excerpt from scholar and activist Lawrence Wittner's autobiography recounts a visit to the Soviet Union and an unusual historical find.
Dresden and drones are a false equivalency.
His image isn't bolstered by the latest rash of defections, but President Assad cares little about Western perceptions.
In a sense, we are already at war with Iran.
Negotiating with the various factions in Syria would infuse Turkey with national pride and international prestige.