Regions / North America
Steven Pinker maintains the world is less violent than ever. Robert Jay Lifton? Not so much.
So that / Politicians can be tattooed / With dark blotches / On their foreheads / Of religiosity...
A great deal of good can happen if military contractors and militarized communities invest in new energy technology rather than Cold War weapons systems.
We did not need Russian President Vladimir Putin to remind us of the fiction that America’s commitment to values and social practices makes it exceptional in the community of nations.
The framing of the Obama administration’s arguments has been contradictory and even bizarre.
Barack Obama's approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, according to Josh Reubner, resembles hammering a square peg into a round hole.
Between the end of the Cold War and a president perceived as an architect of disarmament, nuclear weapons have lost their status as an “existential threat.”
How "the end of history" is precipitating the end of the planet.
John Kerry may have just accidentally earned himself a Nobel Peace Prize.
Will the Syria debate get Congress to take a hard look at U.S. policy in the Middle East? Don't hold your breath.