Posts Tagged: militarism
Africa is wealthy in oil, gas, iron, aluminum and rare metals.
The annals of national security are replete with retired generals expressing second thoughts about how militarized the United States has become.
The nuclear intelligence that the media is fixated on consists mostly of allegations of abstract research that have been floating around for years.
APEC's leaders are pushing more of the same in the Pacific -- but civil society is pushing back.
Media caution and skepticism are in short supply.
We have, once again, played right into Osama bin Laden's hands.
With Libya, the Obama administration has followed the Chinese adage: kill the chicken to scare the monkeys. But the chicken still rules the roost in Tripoli.
The American Enterprise Institute's Michael Rubin writes that "Right Web is among the worst Google manipulators in the political realm."
When George W. Bush left the White House, the rest of the world breathed a sigh of relief.
To understand just how bad the 112th Congress, elected on November 2nd and taking office on January 3rd, is likely to be for peace on Earth, one has to understand how incredibly awful the 110th and 111th Congresses have been during the past four years and then measure the ways in which things are likely to become even worse.