Posts Tagged: U.S. military aid
Even as Obama admits there's no military solution in Iraq, the Pentagon is pouring more U.S. troops and weapons into its floundering war on the Islamic State.
A Washington gathering of Persian Gulf autocrats sums up the absurdity of America's relationship with some of the world's most oppressive regimes.
The "Biden Plan" for Central America treats refugee children as a national security threat.
American fingerprints are all over a botched commando raid in the southern Philippines that left dozens dead and shocked the country.
Four years later, it's clear that the Arab Spring didn’t stop U.S. support for friendly despots.
If Washington gives the Mexican president a pat on the back, it will be a stab in the back for the Mexican movement for justice and transparency.
The Garifuna, an Afro-indigenous community in Honduras, are standing up to government repression, corporate land grabs, and narco violence.
A few Americans are held hostage by al-Qaeda. The rest of us are held hostage by the U.S. overreliance on military force.
Even some critics of Israel bristled when its recent attacks on Gaza were called "genocidal." But a closer look reveals disturbing parallels with genocides past.
Washington's major limitation towards Russia is not a lack of military leadership, but a lack of moral leadership.