Regions / North America
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.
Through drone strikes and raids, President Obama has taken out a host of Malalas.
The awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) challenges the illegal and ineffective U.S. policy of going to war against alleged chemical-weapons-possessing countries.
In the face of escalating repression, Honduran indigenous groups are standing against transnational plunder.
In turning its back on big business, the Tea Party Caucus may have taken an important step in freeing itself from the influence of big money.
The U.S. government should transfer Abu Anas al-Libi to the United States for a civilian trial in federal court.