Regions / Afghanistan
Many Americans have reached the point that they can no longer conceive of a legitimate war unless it’s on our own soil.
The U.S. cannot confront climate change, growing economic inequality, and the deterioration of our infrastructure and education system without reducing the $1 trillion it spends annually on defense.
The United States mounts attacks on Pakistani soil — and the Pakistani military actually invades Afghanistan.
TV pundits and analysts could use a reality check when it comes to Obama's use of military force.
Four myths American exceptionalists peddle about the U.S. president and America's role in the world.
The United States military placed its troops in harm’s way by spreading them too thin across Afghanistan.
Hey, the Afghan Taliban are sensitive guys.
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's release proves Obama can do more to fulfill his pledge of closing down the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay.
To those critical of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, compassion seems to be a liability in war.
Trading Taliban prisoners for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl may not have been ideal, but, as they say, the perfect is enemy of the good.