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The historic Republican landslide will almost certainly make Obama's vision of a more positive U.S. role in international affairs more difficult to pursue.
The Obama agenda, instead of coming to term after four years, is suffering a miscarriage halfway through.
Its symbolic importance to Latin America cannot be under-estimated.
The next time nukes are knocked offline it might not just be an engineering failure.
Republican maintains that if new START were in effect, nuke-base failure would have left U.S. vulnerable.
The New START treaty is best called an arms affirmation treaty, since ratification will affirm the continued commitment to maintain and fund our nuclear and non-nuclear weapons programs.
The United States has pursued an "eagle" approach of military intervention overseas for much of its history. Will President Obama change the direction of U.S. foreign policy?
Is climate change a business opportunity, columnist Laura Carlsen asks, or a chance to change the way we structure our economies and our lives?
Longtime UN champion Canada's recent failure to win a non-permanent seat on the Security Council speaks volumes about the global community's reaction to Stephen Harper's reactionary international positions.
The gap between federal spending on military as opposed to climate security has narrowed but compared to China our progress is meager.