Issues / War & Peace
2020 has been hard enough. The last thing the world needs this year is nuclear weapons.
Here's why we used the numbers we did -- and what they can and can't tell us.
The State Department warned for years that the U.S. was complicit in war crimes in Yemen. No one put a stop to it.
Wildly profitable military contractors have been unapologetically shaking down lawmakers for pandemic cash.
Trump is doing whatever he can to make it impossible for his successor to resolve some of the world’s most intractable problems.
Progressive groups are pushing a potential Biden administration to base its policies toward the region on non-intervention, cooperation, and mutual respect.
The alternative to Trump is not the glorification of military service. It's promoting the kind of service that gets fewer people killed.
Strategists are seriously arguing that battlefield assessment — including for nuclear warfare — should increasingly be delegated to machines.
The U.S.-brokered pact makes no pretense of peace for Palestinians. Instead, it sharpens a regional coalition against Iran.
A little-known federal program dumps military equipment on local police forces. We need to end it.