Issues / War & Peace
It is sickening that the U.S. would deliver the Kurds to Turkish violence, but that doesn't mean we should embrace the U.S. presence in Syria.
The new secretary of defense, a former Raytheon lobbyist, won’t even pledge not to go back through the revolving door.
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.