Regions / North America
The recent decision by the Obama Administration to sell $5.8 billion in arms to Taiwan will annoy Taipei, irritate Beijing, and stir up the China bashers.
Arguing that Iran won't possess nuclear weapons soon only makes disarmament advocates look like they're putting off the inevitable.
George W. Bush and the neocons played right into the hands of Osama bin Laden, and we're paying the economic price today.
Rumors of the anti-globalization movement's death have been greatly exaggerated.
Nothing like the Palestinian bid for statehood at the UN to unite Democrats and Republicans together in opposition.
Former Saudi intelligence chief Prince Turki al-Faisal warned the U.S. that its recalcitrance over the Palestinian Authority's bid for statehood will force Saudi Arabia to reconsider its ties with Washington.
Exceeding its mandate to maintain nuclear weapons, the National Nuclear Security Administration can't resist the urge to tinker with them.
The Taliban carried out a major attack on the United States at the same time that it's opening an unofficial embassy in Qatar to negotiate with the United States.
The intelligence and counter-terrorism communities concede that America's continuing wars actually increase the risk of terrorism against the United States.
If the military maintains a strong commitment to clean energy, it can play a unique role in the development of reduced carbon emissions sources.