After the fact, torture can only be dealt with by staring directly into the nightmare that changed us.
A Lebanese Alawite family sits in their living room by a Christmas tree.
Why we should talk about Hiroshima in the season of peace.
Three scenarios for how the U.S. might manage its involvement in Afghanistan between now and 2014.
The latest rocket launch creates an illusion for the people of North Korea that they live, if not in paradise, then at least in a country that holds its own.
There is a growing U.S. movement linking human and environmental needs with a demand to end our wars and liberate the vast resources they consume.
The mainstream media was too willing to focus on spurious criticisms of Susan Rice from the right while ignoring legitimate criticisms from the left.
The U.S. has led a diplomatic push against Sri Lanka's government, but that hasn't stopped it from cultivating a military alliance with the troubled state.
The U.S. is finally about to turn around a 13-year-long surge in Pentagon spending.
Even a conservative estimate of the true costs of garrisoning the globe comes to an annual total of about $170 billion--or maybe even more.