Issues / War & Peace
The staging of professional sports events is deeply political. It’s only when someone breaks character that we notice it.
The California senator's hardline positions on Israel-Palestine point to a dangerous disregard for international law.
Congress ended the Vietnam war, exposed horrific CIA and FBI abuses, and halted them. Where's that energy now?
Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un are scheduled to meet again. Here are several reasons to be optimistic about next month's summit.
U.S. policies helped create the refugee crisis in Central America. Better ones can help resolve it.
The forever war in the Middle East is far from over.
Kurds have established a democratic state in Syria. Can the United States help it survive?
A small detachment of U.S. troops won't protect the Kurds from Turkish aggression, but putting conditions on arms transfers might.
From Saudi Arabia funding Islamophobic attacks on Muslim congresswomen to Israel arming anti-Semitic militias, we look at some of the more fascinating boondoggles from 2018.
Chinese investment may come with strings attached, but Africa deserves an alternative to U.S.-led neoliberalism and militarization.