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Events appear to be moving toward a political solution to the East-West standoff over Ukraine. But as Clausewitz once noted: “Against stupidity, no amount of planning will prevail.”
Trading Taliban prisoners for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl may not have been ideal, but, as they say, the perfect is enemy of the good.
After half a century, Colombia may put an end to its conflict—if the U.S. will allow it.
Like Big Tobacco, Big Energy targets the developing world for future profits.
The Class of 2014 enters a shadowy world of corporate and state surveillance.
A culture of Islamophobia continues to poison the politics of both India and the United States.
The United States seems to have granted asylum to a terrorist as it did Nazi scientists after World War II.
Mexico's oil privatization scheme will hurt the environment, scar the landscape, and leave Mexico at the mercy of transnational firms.
Surveillance and drones aren’t the only departments in which President Obama’s record is worse than George W. Bush’s.
Ukraine is in the throes of a human rights crisis, with serious violations on both sides.