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The experience of this election observer highlights the deficit of quality in Mexican democracy.
The United States is leading the way to another corporate-friendly free-trade agreement, and it's bringing its NAFTA partners along for the ride.
Mexico has strict gun control laws. Who knew?
Here's a way to reduce the military budget without threatening national security.
Iran Parliament plays to cheap seats by calling for Strait to be blocked in response to sanctions.
Condoleezza Rice may be more interested in becoming Mitt Romney's running mate than previously thought.
Experts skeptical about aerospace industry study on military spending and jobs. "Defense contractors are notoriously bad jobs creators," said IPS Research Fellow Miriam Pemberton.
No politician in the U.S. can sell any more American war.
International law exists in theory, not practice.
Returning from war without psychological trauma is not necessarily good for veterans.