Posts Tagged: diplomacy
"America First" used to mean keeping the military out of countries that don't threaten us. Trump's upended that, but now's the time to bring it back.
The president once distanced himself from the Bush legacy. Now he's brought back the architects of its darkest moments.
Trump's "art of the deal" is about to get its most high-profile test yet. The early prognosis is... not good.
The Cold War has been around, in various permutations, for a long time. It'll take patience, organizing, compromises, and some luck to bury it once and for all.
The White House seems hell bent on hijacking an Olympic moment of inter-Korean unity.
Pundits seem more concerned about the North driving a "wedge" between the U.S. and the South than about preventing nuclear war.
An advocate for North Korean refugees outlines an alternative approach to political change and regional peace in Korea.
Even a limited war with North Korea would kill millions, devastate the environment, and bankrupt the U.S. Preventing it should be the peace movement's highest priority.
The bare bones of a deal with North Korea may exist, but senseless provocations could set off a conflict long before then.
The president's over-the-top threats have made war seem like a real possibility. And war would be catastrophic.