Issues / War & Peace
War and militarism are destroying the planet. But if we de-fund the Pentagon, we can save it.
For all their overwhelming firepower, the U.S. and its allies can cause a lot of misery in the Middle East, but still can't govern the course of events.
Like racist mass murders at home, drone attacks killing dozens of civilians at a time are only possible because of a culture of dehumanization.
With Japan and South Korea in the middle of a feud, East Asia is on the verge of a serious unraveling.
Bolton’s bellicose worldview is the basic operating system of the Trump administration.
After 13 rounds of talks in Kazakhstan, the parties are aiming small. Still, that’s a lot better than nothing.
By taking over Kashmir at gunpoint, India has set itself up to reap the whirlwind.
There’s a strong argument to shift law enforcement resources from Muslim organizations to domestic white terrorists — but expanding the war on terror is a riskier proposition.
Mass shootings, economic inequality, a racist president: have we grown dangerously accustomed to a country gone mad?
Even if Trump manages to end the war in Afghanistan, he's fueling other wars that will be even more devastating.