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.
Has the time finally come to reverse and end globalization?
The military won't defeat al-Qaeda and the Taliban, writes Frida Berrigan. Nor will elections in an occupied country solve this problem.
The proposed U.S. ban on gasoline sales to Iran is better than bombing the country. But, columnist Michael Klare asks, could such a ban lead to war anyway?
The three amigos met in Guadalajara and failed to usher in a new paradigm of North American cooperation.
There is growing evidence that the United States was more than a bit player in the Honduran coup, writes columnist Conn Hallinan.