Posts Tagged: U.S. Military
Facing the challenges of a world at the edge -- from Japan to the Greater Middle East, from a shaky global economic system to weather that has become anything but entertainment -- the United States looks increasingly incapable of coping.
Closing U.S. military bases overseas is a key part of moving the money to meet human needs at home and abroad.
In 10 weeks of protests, Tunisians and Egyptians achieved for themselves what 10 years of bloodshed could not purchase for Pax Americana or its archenemy in Iraq or Afghanistan.
In the jungles of northern Okinawa, protests against planned U.S. helipads reach a crisis point.
On July 1, 2010, Costa Rica's Legislative Assembly authorized the U.S. military to undertake policing duties in Costa Rica, based on an expired "Cooperation Agreement."
The United States wants to establish bases in Poland and the Czech Republic -- over the objections of the citizens of those countries.
Americans want a new direction in foreign policy, but will the Democrats lead?
Is Washington planning to attack Iran or just bluffing? Columnist Frida Berrigan reads between the lines of the latest U.S. preparations.