Regions / Iraq
Little in Biden’s history or appointments suggests he’s inclined to end America’s permanent war posture. But empires are not sustained by inclination alone.
Biden can immediately reverse some of Trump's most disastrous decisions. And each one can set the stage for broader progressive foreign policy initiatives.
Here's why we used the numbers we did -- and what they can and can't tell us.
With oil prices down and wealthy countries bungling COVID-19, the pandemic has exposed the weaknesses that wealth papers over.
The repression we saw in Portland wasn't new -- only the targets were.
Biden's notion that the U.S. deserves a special seat at the head of the international table is a dangerous anachronism.
We need to end systemic racism and the militarism that makes it even deadlier — from Kabul to Atlanta and Baghdad to Minneapolis.
War and sanctions have left behind a devastated health care system.
How Bush, Obama, and the war on terror military laid the groundwork Trump’s “madman” act on the world stage.
The banality of President Trump’s evil has infected huge swaths of the electorate as well as the federal government. Can it be treated?