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The right-wing pro-Israel lobby AIPAC is slowly losing its bipartisan appeal. Here's why that's a good thing.
The path to a more equal world is steep, but the signposts are clearly marked.
Recent technological advances in detection may rob submarines of their stealth.
Robert Alvarez comes up with a ballpark figure for the price tag of an average nuclear weapon.
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.