The president's goals in escalating the war in Afghanistan are deeply flawed. Just ask the Russians.
The negotiators in Copenhagen are likely to address only half the story, argues columnist Walden Bello.
Nuclear disarmament requires movement forward on controlling conventional weapons, argues columnist Frida Berrigan. And the best hope for conventional arms control might be linking it to nuclear abolition.
President Obama is on the verge of making a profound mistake by sending more troops to Afghanistan, argues columnist Conn Hallinan.
Guest columnist Sarah Anderson served on an Obama advisory group on economic policy. Here's the inside story.
The long-term effects of allowing the economic crisis to erode labor rights and further impoverish an already-stricken nation will only lead to instability throughout the region.
With the deadline for closing Guantanamo looming, the Obama administration risks repeating many of the errors of the Bush years.
The U.S.-German bombing at Kunduz has shattered the myth that the Afghan campaign was about digging wells, building schools, and bringing peace.
At the G20 meeting in Pittsburgh, columnist Walden Bello expects a decline in substance and a growth in protest.
The Obama administration is consistently failing to learn the lessons of Vietnam, argues Conn Hallinan.