Issues / War & Peace
Iraq President Nouri al-Maliki’s attention remains divided.
Israel believes it can bomb Gazans into changing their interests. How long will Obama support this delusion?
Nearly 8,000 Muslims were massacred in Srebrenica between July 11 and 13, 1995.
In a twisted new world, the all-American heroes wield the pliers and waterboards.
A poem for Gaza.
Despite its peace constitution, Japan boasts one of the largest militaries in the world.
How the Obama administration can make good on its stated preference for diplomacy over war.
Without disarmament our nuclear nightmares may become realities -- but there is still time to avoid disaster.
Iraq's problems are in large part the result of recent disasters--like the U.S. invasion and the Syrian civil war--not ancient grievances.
However vindictive and mule-headed, Prime Minister Maliki doesn’t deserve all the blame for the success of ISIS in Iraq.