Posts Tagged: State Department
Aid to foreign militaries is quickly eclipsing development assistance in the U.S. foreign aid budget.
America’s money-soaked political system simultaneously bolsters the military-industrial complex and undermines diplomacy.
Come off it--Cuba is not a 'state sponsor of terrorism.'
Three scenarios for how the U.S. might manage its involvement in Afghanistan between now and 2014.
Why was the State Department involved in a shooting of Mosquito Coast villagers in Honduras?
It is official U.S. doctrine that defense, diplomacy and development are co-equal contributors to our security.
With military cuts now on the negotiating table, here's a set of expert recommendations on what to cut and yet keep us safe and secure.
New U.S. documents reveal Washington's complicity with dictators around the Kwangju uprising of 1980 in South Korea.
By supporting the establishment of U.S. consulates in the Kurdish region, Congress is meddling in Iraqi affairs.
There is growing evidence that the United States was more than a bit player in the Honduran coup, writes columnist Conn Hallinan.