Posts Tagged: Israel
President Obama's selection of John Kerry as the next secretary of state sends the wrong signal to America's allies and adversaries alike.
The burden is on those of us who advocate gun control to prove that deterrence doesn't work with firearms.
The mainstream media was too willing to focus on spurious criticisms of Susan Rice from the right while ignoring legitimate criticisms from the left.
The U.S. has led a diplomatic push against Sri Lanka's government, but that hasn't stopped it from cultivating a military alliance with the troubled state.
The U.S. is finally about to turn around a 13-year-long surge in Pentagon spending.
Soon after the 2006 war with Lebanon, it became clear that Israel's Achilles heel was the fear that demoralized its population.
The military disparity between Israel and Gaza is but the most violent among many.
It's one thing to intercept a Hamas rocket, another to shoot down an inter-continental ballistic missile.
Steadfast diplomatic and military U.S. support helped enable Israeli violations of international humanitarian law in Gaza.
Either the Israelis and Palestinians will move towards peace or towards more war -- there is no in-between.