Posts Tagged: Cold War
At 65, NATO should get off its new meds and act its age. It’s time for downsizing and memoir-writing, not hanky-panky in the east.
Washington's past and present foreign policies are sustaining the fraught security environment in East Asia.
Even as we condemn the introduction of Russian troops in Crimea, we have to remember that the Cold War is over—and both sides must act that way.
Large pro-democracy demonstrations in Burkina Faso have largely escaped the Western media’s radar.
As Ukraine reaches a breaking point, there's a lot more to discuss about U.S. policy than a simple F-bomb.
Policymakers have long predicted that North Korea will go the way of East German Communism. Not so fast.
If it weren't for decades of Western-backed political and economic repression, the Philippines might have joined the Asian Tigers years ago.
With support from Moscow, Washington, and the former imperial capitals no longer assured, armed groups in Africa now compete for riches in diamond mines, gold pits, oil wells, and rare earth deposits.
Neither Obama nor Romney is being honest when it comes to U.S. trade with China.
Has our dispossession from democracy blunted our ability to see reason?