Little in Biden’s history or appointments suggests he’s inclined to end America’s permanent war posture. But empires are not sustained by inclination alone.
Here’s why we used the numbers we did — and what they can and can’t tell us.
Historically, our communities have failed to unite across borders to end racist state violence. That needs to change.
Biden’s notion that the U.S. deserves a special seat at the head of the international table is a dangerous anachronism.
We need to end systemic racism and the militarism that makes it even deadlier — from Kabul to Atlanta and Baghdad to Minneapolis.
It’s hard to overstate the cost — in dollars and security — of our many wars. What do the candidates say?
How Bush, Obama, and the war on terror military laid the groundwork Trump’s “madman” act on the world stage.
A Pentagon plan for “semiautonomous” nuclear devices in Iraq, U.S. state media calling George Soros a “nonbelieving Jew,” and other headlines you may have missed last year.
The current crisis might be averted, but the longer U.S. war with Iran continues.
As we spiral toward a confrontation between the U.S. and Iran, it’s worth reflecting on the failures to rein in U.S. aggression along the way.