Issues / War & Peace
South Korea is trapped between a U.S. rock and a North Korean hard place. It should consider changing its relationship with the rock.
Over-funding police has terrorized people of color and left communities less secure. Can the same not be said of the Pentagon?
You don’t need to lionize Bolton, a far-right hawk, to understand what makes his observations about Trump valuable.
Why is Trump unraveling treaties on nuclear arms? It's not just greed -- some people want to use them.
The American war machine has always been integral to American racism. It's time to tear it down along with those Confederate statues.
America’s racism is destroying its advanced status in real time — and with it, the most redeeming parts of liberal internationalism.
Future combat, even if broadly directed from Washington, may be only vaguely “American.”
The G7 kicked Russia out over its invasion of Crimea. Does the U.S. assault on international laws, treaties, and democracy itself warrant the same treatment?
Trump's economic war on China comes in the shadow of an even deadlier military escalation. And it may not stop after November, no matter who wins the election.
Philippine strongman Rodrigo Duterte is using the pandemic to crush his opposition — and the U.S. is poised to arm him to the teeth.