"Soft power" doesn't work when it's a fig leaf for military dominance.
On Obama's second inauguration, let's challenge our society to look at how well we are addressing the "giant triplets" of racism, extreme materialism, and militarism.
Although almost certain to win reelection, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has been overshadowed by a charismatic new far-right leader.
The debates surrounding Obama's cabinet nominations offer a welcome opportunity for the public--and the administration--to review the failing U.S. policy toward Iran.
Current U.S. gun control legislation neglects the opportunity to reduce the flow of arms over the Mexican border.
How will Washington and Latin American capitals respond to the Falklands referendum?
Iran's leaders are the first to admit that Western sanctions have had a devastating impact on the country, but they're confident they can ride out the storm.
Afghans who have sacrificed their homes and futures to the U.S. occupation deserve the chance to make a new life abroad.
No one seems to see the slightest contradiction in an administration that calls for legal limits on advanced weaponry in the U.S., yet is working assiduously to remove barriers to the sale of advanced weaponry overseas.
Lebanon is being pulled closer yet to Syria's civil war.