Posts Tagged: diplomacy
Withdrawing even some of the U.S. troops, planes, drones and bombers from Afghanistan will reduce the killing.
Democratic candidates offer a wide range of foreign policy views. These won’t decide the election, but they could have a huge post-Trump impact.
The Nonproliferation Treaty was supposed to lead to disarmament. Instead, it’s led to nuclear apartheid — and sooner or later, someone’s going set one off.
If a war breaks out, it won’t be because the Trump administration “bumbled” into one.
When foreign policy as we know it isn’t working, creative citizen diplomacy can step in to humanize the real people who would be most impacted by war.
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.
For Donald Trump, tariffs are a substitute for diplomacy, just as harassment in his personal life is a substitute for normal human interaction
The only upside to Bolton's dangerous aggression toward Iran is that it may put him too far out in front of Trump.
Bolton's broadsides against Cuba, Nicaragua, and Venezuela hint at ambitions for much more dangerous geopolitical conflict — and nothing short of a new Cold War.