Posts Tagged: war
Drones rank high among the many policies that will threaten President Obama’s place in history.
Reese Erlich's new book on Syria combines on-the-ground reporting with an encyclopedic background in the region’s history.
The murder of a transgender woman in the Philippines reveals both the transphobia of the U.S. Marine Corps and the dangers of U.S. military presence in the region.
Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
The shift from a permanent war footing to permanent diplomacy has significant promise for prosperity as well as peace.
Sepulchre of repeated images / Won't someone shatter the pure reflection of glass?
With support from Moscow, Washington, and the former imperial capitals no longer assured, armed groups in Africa now compete for riches in diamond mines, gold pits, oil wells, and rare earth deposits.
Zombies speak to our perennial anxieties about war, pandemics, and globalization.
So that / Politicians can be tattooed / With dark blotches / On their foreheads / Of religiosity...
When John Keegan died last year, the world lost a groundbreaking military historian.