Posts Tagged: Cold War
This excerpt from scholar and activist Lawrence Wittner's autobiography recounts a visit to the Soviet Union and an unusual historical find.
In her new book, Foreign Policy in Focus columnist Hannah Gurman explores the effects of diplomats' reports on U.S. foreign policy since World War II.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Il and Czech leader Vaclav Havel, although political opposites, shared some things in common.
The Pentagon has too much hardware once thought necessary to defeat the Soviet Union.
The much-proclaimed reset in U.S.-Russian relations has been more rhetorical than real.
The Democrats continue to allow themselves to be portrayed as soft on defense.
Japan is obsessed with the North Korean abduction issue. A new book by a U.S. defector sheds light on this obsession.
Northeast Asia heaved a sigh of relief at the latest news of a breakthrough in the nuclear negotiations with North Korea.
The bulk of the enormous U.S. military budget is earmarked not for fighting terrorism but for the next cold war.
The United States has used its nuclear weapons in many ways. Like cannibalism and slavery, however, nuclear weapons can be abolished.