Regions / Middle East & North Africa
“Realists” in government or foreign policy analysis don’t question whether Iran is an enemy.
Washington Post reporter and Iranian-American Jason Rezaian loved Iran too much to leave.
If Europe and the United States would take a deep breath they would find that they could handle one million refugees.
A prescription for fueling an intensified Middle-East arms race.
The chain of events set into motion by the U.S. invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq is reaching its logical conclusion — the disintegration of multi-ethnic states and a great expulsion of innocents.
Time to cull the herd: America's sprawling global footprint encourages military confrontation, makes host countries into targets, and costs taxpayers a fortune.
When it comes to what should be a fundamental goal of foreign policy — world peace — the elites aren't even trying.
A century ago, this country opened its arms to refugees like my great grandmother. Now our nation of immigrants has become about as welcoming as a desert cactus.
Were it not for Republicans, developments to mitigate global warming would be cause for celebration.
In his speech to U.S. lawmakers, the "People's pope" condemned the arms trade, war profiteering, and even the war on terror itself.