The president of Haiti—a country with no external threats, a history of military repression, and an abundance of more pressing problems—is rebuilding the once-banished Haitian military.
Disaster relief has increasingly become part of the justification for increased U.S. troop deployments in the Asia-Pacific region.
Change won't come to America's broken immigration system from policymakers. It will come from organizers.
Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
Afghan President Hamid Karzai's main demands of the United States command broad support in Afghanistan.
Russia’s response to the Ukrainian crisis and the Olympic Games in Sochi are essentially rooted in the same impetus: Putin’s geopolitical ambitions.
Aid to foreign militaries is quickly eclipsing development assistance in the U.S. foreign aid budget.
Gareth Porter's new book chronicles U.S. and Israeli efforts to ensure the perpetuation, rather than the resolution, of outstanding concerns about Iran’s nuclear program.
The Egyptian Revolution is a perfect case study for both the power and the limits of nonviolent mass movements.
How well has Barack Obama lived up to his own standards on civil liberties?