Issues / War & Peace
No one seems to see the slightest contradiction in an administration that calls for legal limits on advanced weaponry in the U.S., yet is working assiduously to remove barriers to the sale of advanced weaponry overseas.
It may be a launching pad to push much farther to end our wars, close military bases, and cut Pentagon funding.
Nick Turse's new book uses personal portraits to reveal an often ignored commonality of U.S. wars.
Its capabilities are limited, but so is its mission.
The powerful Israel lobby faces a dilemma over President Obama's likely appointment of former Sen. Chuck Hagel to head the Pentagon.
Does conventional thinking that Afghanistan will revert to the Taliban upon U.S. and NATO withdrawal need to be reexamined?
A coherent, well-orchestrated plan for disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration of rebel forces and extremists must accompany any intervention in Mali.
President Obama's selection of John Kerry as the next secretary of state sends the wrong signal to America's allies and adversaries alike.
Each year Conn Hallinan awards news stories and newsmakers that fall under the category of "Are you serious?"
After the fact, torture can only be dealt with by staring directly into the nightmare that changed us.