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Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
U.S. officials are propping up the capture of Sinaloa Cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman as a major drug war victory. They're wrong.
Aid to foreign militaries is quickly eclipsing development assistance in the U.S. foreign aid budget.
Who else ― Elizabeth Warren?
Gareth Porter's new book chronicles U.S. and Israeli efforts to ensure the perpetuation, rather than the resolution, of outstanding concerns about Iran’s nuclear program.
How well has Barack Obama lived up to his own standards on civil liberties?
Large pro-democracy demonstrations in Burkina Faso have largely escaped the Western media’s radar.
The very fact that Ukrainian protesters can oust their leader and plunge their country into political uncertainty testifies to the diminished influence of the major international players trying to control outcomes in Kiev.
The migration of highly skilled workers can pay dividends for immigrants and their employers, but it produces losers as well.
Once again, R2P — responsibility to protect — is being used as a pretext for attacking Syria.