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The world's two major powers lost a decade that could have been spent hashing out responses to climate change, the arms trade, and the global recession.
As Yemen rapidly disintegrates, the U.S. is turning a blind eye to atrocities committed by its Saudi allies — even as Washington enables them.
We’ll never rebuild this country if we keep wasting money on war.
The Islamic State remains a puzzle to U.S. policymakers and analysts.
The dangers of life as a Muslim leader in the United States weren’t all that drove Anwar al-Awlaki the flee the country.
Intelligence is still being fixed around policy, but this time about the Islamic State, not Iraq.
Despite how much more precise they have become, the amount of civilian casualties that nuclear weapons would cause will forever subvert their legitimacy.
While Republicans beat up on the White House for making peace with America’s enemies, voters should ask them more questions about America’s friends.
"The Iranian threat" has become such a truism in American politics that we've completely lost sight of Washington's own record.
Every democracy in the world has an elected legislature. Why not the United Nations?