Regions / United States
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's release proves Obama can do more to fulfill his pledge of closing down the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay.
The failure of John Kerry's Israeli-Palestinian peace talks showed just how extreme U.S. policy on the conflict has become.
To those critical of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, compassion seems to be a liability in war.
Events appear to be moving toward a political solution to the East-West standoff over Ukraine. But as Clausewitz once noted: “Against stupidity, no amount of planning will prevail.”
Trading Taliban prisoners for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl may not have been ideal, but, as they say, the perfect is enemy of the good.
After half a century, Colombia may put an end to its conflict—if the U.S. will allow it.
The Class of 2014 enters a shadowy world of corporate and state surveillance.
A culture of Islamophobia continues to poison the politics of both India and the United States.
The United States seems to have granted asylum to a terrorist as it did Nazi scientists after World War II.
Surveillance and drones aren’t the only departments in which President Obama’s record is worse than George W. Bush’s.