Trump didn’t just tie his successor’s hands. He handcuffed them to the throttle of a runaway train.
The 9/11 attacks were a surprise. The response wasn’t.
Just imagine where America might really be today if Congress had spent close to $8 trillion rebuilding this country?
The U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan should force a reckoning with a long history of military intervention.
Afghanistan is not the only place at risk of takeover by extremists.
The U.S. attacks will not stop the Taliban or end the war.
Three decades after the Soviet empire headed for the exit, is it possible that the far more powerful American one is ever so chaotically heading in the same direction?
Twenty years of military quagmire of the Middle East has contributed to the fraying of the U.S. economy even as China has rapidly become the new center of global capital accumulation.
Can Afghanistan’s mineral wealth finance a transition to a carbon-neutral future?
The Biden administration lifted sanctions against the International Criminal Court. It’s not enough.