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When human beings are framed as a national security threat, barbed wire is the next logical step. But unlike during the Japanese internment, today there's high-level political resistance.
A range of U.S. policies have been deliberately designed to provoke an Iranian response.
What would it take to talk Trump out of war with Iran? A good, ripping yarn about peace -- with a starring role for himself.
Is Mexico winding down or winding up the drug war?
It's the best way to stop the global race to the bottom that hurts workers everywhere, not just those in low-income countries.
In Iran, U.S. sanctions are producing a level of suffering comparable to that of wartime.
Deepfake technology undermines any hope of once again conducting national conversations on the basis of observable reality.
The Pentagon may be burned by the war on terror, but it's obsessively preparing for a high-intensity conflict with China or Russia.
Democracy faces a global crisis. And this crisis couldn’t be coming at a worse time.
There’s nothing “uncontrollable” about people applying for asylum. All the U.S. has to do is meet its obligations under international law.