The Army denies a story about the use of Special Forces in North Korea. But a great deal lies behind this slip of the lip.
This article examines the sixth summit of the Americas and analyzes how the event reflects a trend of Washington's declining hegemony in Latin America and the rise of unified opposition to American policies, particularly the militarization of the region, drug war and isolation of Cuba.
Much has been written about the Egyptian revolution. A new book offers fresh, first-hand analysis.
Egypt's presidential election ought to be celebrated as a great success for the forces of democracy in Egypt and the Arab world.
We spend world-class sums on our elections. Why don't we get world-class results?
Democrats joined Republicans in passing a new bill that makes peace between Israel and its Arab neighbors all the more difficult
Japan is about to replace its nuclear plants with something just as risky.
A new book provides an excellent account of the dilemmas involved in Internet policymaking.
This article, written before Memorial Day weekend, discusses the U.S. government's efforts to hide the realities of the Afghanistan war from the greater American public.
This article reflects upon the ecological impact and widespread resentment of the U.S. military base in Okinawa.