Posts Tagged: Obama administration
When a government refuses to apologize for war crimes, it means it would be willing to commit them again.
So far, the United States has given Iran the space it needs to reach a nuclear agreement with the international community. But hardliners on both sides are waiting in the wings.
The Obama administration's nebulous "Pacific Pivot" is setting the stage for a superpower conflict in East Asia.
U.S. foreign policy is anything but demilitarized. But where the Bush team saw every problem as a nail, the Obama team wields more than just a hammer.
For North Korea to rise higher on the list of U.S. priorities, Washington policymakers will have to stop considering it in isolation.
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.
How well has Barack Obama lived up to his own standards on civil liberties?
With the U.S. Congress deadlocked over trade, Chile's progressive new government may be able to win new protections and increase transparency in the TPP talks.
The shift from a permanent war footing to permanent diplomacy has significant promise for prosperity as well as peace.
The Obama administration’s pledge to restrain the global arms trade doesn't square with its aggressive promotion of U.S. arms exports.