Issues / War & Peace
A zero on the home front's Richter Scale.
The postponement of a massive joint U.S.-Israeli military exercise appears to be the culmination of a series of events that has impelled the Barack Obama administration to put more distance between the United States and aggressive Israeli policies toward Iran.
The powers in control of US public policy and their far-flung global allies appear to have learned nothing from the extraordinary opportunity we lost for a more peaceful world at the Cold War's end.
Negotiating with Iran requires talking to it on many levels.
Why is the New York Times still concealing the role that the United States played in the 1965 Indonesia coup?
This was the first time Israel had ever postponed a joint military exercise; it generated a seismic moment in relations between the U.S. and Israel.
When it comes to blowing Israel's horn, British Deputy Prime Minister Clegg is not in the same league as Newt Gingrich -- or President Obama.
As Somalia's roadmap for stability encounters internal political hurdles, the upcoming British conference on Somalia might be the most realistic chance to eradicate extremism and keep the nation together.
Joint exercises between the United States and Israel have been postponed, but it's only a matter of time.
However bloody the aftermath, he's not likely to be charged with war crimes.