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The unlikelihood that nuclear war will be anything less than massive will overwhelm relief organizations such as the Red Cross.
Even a superpower can’t maintain dominance in every domain and also effectively address big-ticket items like climate change.
The Obama administration wants a rubber stamp on its unwise, unlimited, and unauthorized new war in the Middle East. It shouldn't get it.
The threat of "lone-wolf" terrorist attacks is greatly overblown. More worrying is what the security state "shepherds" are doing in the name of preventing them.
I called Henry Kissinger a war criminal to his face. Here's why.
In films like American Sniper and The Interview, Americans are the heroes and "furriners" are the targets: an undifferentiated group of people so alien that they're practically subhuman.
A long-term alternative to war can only be built by popular movements in Iraq and Syria. These movements still matter, and they deserve our solidarity — not our bombs.
Torture supporters outnumbered opponents 2-to-1 on major news shows.
Benjamin Netanyahu: the Israeli Prime Minister who made it okay for the United States to defy Israel’s wishes.
The Islamic State’s initial attempts at governing have been disrupted by Western airstrikes.