Issues / War & Peace
With mass-casualty events from Raqqa to Mosul, some think the U.S. military is scrapping rules designed to protect innocents.
When U.S. rivals committed atrocities in Aleppo, Western talking heads were appalled. But when the U.S. supports them in Mosul? Silence.
The president apparently wants to put the U.S. on a permanent war footing to sustain his unpopular presidency.
Attacking North Korea now would undermine the very reason U.S. troops have been stationed on the peninsula for seven decades: to protect the South Korean people.
They hack us. We hack them. It's a recipe for catastrophe.
Schools should be safe places for children -- even during wartime.
Throwing money at the Pentagon while gutting other programs that protect Americans shouldn't make anyone feel safer.
In real life, human memories work better than they do in Orwell’s 1984. Or do they?
In Trump, the Kremlin got what it wanted — an America paralyzed by an incompetent administration at odds with more than half the country’s population.
Trump's foreign policy advisers are plainly unhinged. But the old establishment isn't much better.