Isn't it time to call what Congress will soon vote on by its right name: war escalation funding?
The Times Square bomber showed that the anger over U.S. foreign policy isn't just "over there."
Hamid Karzai is coming to Washington. It's time to take up his offer to negotiate an end to the war.
The recent military budget increases in East Asia are motivated by various factors -- flash point-driven, hedging strategy-driven, or governance-driven -- but they do necessarily trigger an arms race in the region.
Beijing is rapidly expanding its influence in the Middle East. Will Washington do anything more than watch?