Issues / War & Peace
Buddhist monks in Myanmar rival Islamist extremists in their intolerance.
The Bomb has been taken down a peg from its status as the existential threat to sharing that title with climate change and the economy.
The Pentagon is distributing weaponry and equipment made for U.S. counterinsurgency campaigns abroad to police who patrol American streets.
It's been a year since the Egyptian military committed the worst massacre in modern Egypt's history. Why does the U.S. continue to fund it?
Iraq Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has driven Sunnis into the arms of ISIS.
U.S. airstrikes are just the kind of outside force that will keep ISIS strong and unified.
Sticks and carrots won't get North Korea to give up its nukes. But a peace treaty and security guarantees might.
As we contemplate sending weapons to “vetted” Syrian rebels, our recent involvements in the Mideast remind us how risky that is.
From providing relief for trapped Yazidis to supporting a potential new Iraqi unity government.
If the U.S. wants to mediate a long-lasting peace in Israel-Palestine, it must negotiate with Hamas.