Issues / War & Peace
Trump has sent more new troops to the Middle East than he’s bringing home from Afghanistan.
They persist because, for Americans, they don't exist.
It’s hard to overstate the cost — in dollars and security — of our many wars. What do the candidates say?
Alarmingly, the Trump administration is shredding arms control agreements and deploying “more usable” nuclear weapons.
Democratic candidates offer a wide range of foreign policy views. These won’t decide the election, but they could have a huge post-Trump impact.
He might be the devil incarnate, but Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte is beginning the process of ending over 120 years of colonial subjugation.
Prospects for unification will have less to do with ancient hatreds than with health care, schools, housing, and jobs.
Americans were taught to associate “socialism” with dictatorship and “capitalism” with democracy. Are those days over?
Turkey has been bogged down in Syria for nearly a decade. Why is it gambling on Libya, too?
How Bush, Obama, and the war on terror military laid the groundwork Trump’s “madman” act on the world stage.