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A U.S. return to bilateral hostilities with Russia is a costly diversion from both nations’ security needs in a multilateral world.
A nuclear ban treaty is a small, but important, step towards nuclear disarmament.
Many of the GOP front-runner's worst proposals are playing out already.
The logic of military spending leads countries to effectively destroy their own property and burn down their own villages.
One of the seedier tax tricks of U.S. corporations has been to merge with foreign firms — without actually moving their operations overseas.
Saudi support for the 9/11 hijackers should preclude a relationship between the U.S. and Saudi governments.
Nuclear weapons are equally as devastating and diffuse in their effects as biological and chemical weapons.
Donald Trump's calls for arming Seoul and Tokyo with nuclear weapons seems to be his way of keeping American troops out of the line of nuclear fire.
When the president wants to fulfill a constitutional duty — like nominating a Supreme Court justice — Congress is up in arms. When he launches a blatantly unconstitutional war, it shrugs.
When you buy a thrift store jacket, you pay a sales tax. When a Wall Street trader buys millions of dollars' worth of stocks, he doesn't.