April 13, 2023 | The Taliban contains many contending factions, but that's also a source of its stability.
Articles by Bruce Cumings
August 16, 2022 | On the one-year anniversary of their seizure of power, the Taliban now face a wholly different threat.
May 31, 2012 | The Army denies a story about the use of Special Forces in North Korea. But a great deal lies behind this slip of the lip.
November 12, 2010 | Cuba belongs in the U.S. circle of friends.
June 18, 2010 | James Clapper, Obama's choice to head up national intelligence, has extensive ties to private intelligence outfits and the policies of the previous administration.
June 11, 2010 | New documents reveal larger U.S. role in suppressing the popular uprising in South Korea in 1980.
June 1, 2010 | New U.S. documents reveal Washington's complicity with dictators around the Kwangju uprising of 1980 in South Korea.
December 6, 2007 | Congress and the next president must take U.S. intelligence agencies away from the Pentagon and put them under civilian control.
April 30, 2007 | The recently signed free trade agreement marks the fourth time the United States has tried to remake the Korean economy. This time, the attempt may fail.
October 12, 2005 | The G8 Summit in Okinawa, Japans southernmost prefecture, focuses world attention on the huge U.S. military presence in Northeast Asia.