Regions / North America
Why didn’t the Nobel Peace Prize go to the Organization for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons?
Someone must pay for this national embarrassment.
Just as humans must reconfigure their relationship with nature, the United States must reconfigure its relationship with the world.
The Iraq War and Afghanistan Wars might be better characterized as massive police actions rather than as wars.
The spirit of austerity can be leveraged to kick a leg or two out from under the nuclear triad.
Syria’s chemical weapons = Israel’s nuclear weapons.
Other states watch our struggles with a blend of concern and schadenfreude.
Humanitarian intervention and pre-emptive military strikes go together like a horse and carriage.
America’s money-soaked political system simultaneously bolsters the military-industrial complex and undermines diplomacy.
When it comes to nuclear weapons, the scraps of security that realism ordains we settle for are far from enough to ensure our survival.