Regions / North America
Pakistan's elected government claims to oppose U.S. drone strikes. So why has it kidnapped a prominent drone war critic?
Their perception that they’ve been relegated to an armed-forces version of Siberia is only the tip of the iceberg.
Under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s chauvinistic surge has inflicted unmistakable damage on its national brand image.
Hint: it’s not just the Israel lobby.
The shift from a permanent war footing to permanent diplomacy has significant promise for prosperity as well as peace.
Gareth Porter reveals how Western intelligence believed the procurements of an Iranian university were proof of nuclear-weapons research.
The Obama administration’s pledge to restrain the global arms trade doesn't square with its aggressive promotion of U.S. arms exports.
A studied refusal to pay attention to South Sudan's colonial history helped ignite the current crisis.
More funding for nuclear weapons (please, no) would probably go further towards improving missileers’ morale than a boost in pay.
A poet remembers Pete Seeger and her father.