Posts Tagged: Obama administration
Pyongyang’s latest nuclear test may be a last-ditch effort to get on the U.S. agenda before Obama leaves office and a hawkish new president comes in.
Obama's made a lot of Faustian bargains over the last seven years. But given his likely successors, what we got over the last two terms may be as good as it gets.
As leaked documents obtained by the Intercept reveal, the drone war is likely creating more terrorists than it's killing.
The impulse to "boldly go" has gotten humanity into a mess of trouble.
Jeffrey Sterling learned the hard way that the feds will throw the book at anyone who embarrasses them.
As one cold war thaws, another refreezes.
Reese Erlich's new book on Syria combines on-the-ground reporting with an encyclopedic background in the region’s history.
Iraq's dire refugee crisis is posing a humanitarian and political challenge to the Obama administration.
Central American children fleeing poverty and gang violence are refugees—often from situations U.S. policies have helped to create—and they should be treated as such.
Decades of short-sighted, inhumane U.S. policies have brought a child refugee crisis to America's door.