Posts Tagged: militarism
The staging of professional sports events is deeply political. It’s only when someone breaks character that we notice it.
After a high-profile embarrassment in Niger, the Pentagon is gearing up to deepen its already growing presence in Africa.
Sanders has at last revealed himself to be an American leader articulating a new and largely peaceable foreign policy.
Successive U.S. military interventions upended the very international system the U.S. once pledged to uphold. Now the world faces the twin challenges of ISIS and Trump.
In an imperialist nation, the military represents what that nation feels is its truest self. Don't let Trump write trans people out of it.
The president apparently wants to put the U.S. on a permanent war footing to sustain his unpopular presidency.
In real life, human memories work better than they do in Orwell’s 1984. Or do they?
Already Trump is super-charging U.S. militarism, gutting diplomacy, and punishing the victims of wars Washington started.
Trump's “dream team” of generals highlights America’s striking twenty-first-century embrace of militarism — and drift away from democracy.
Pretending that everyone wants peace in Colombia ignores the long-term effects of militarism — and the fact that the war benefits many powerful interests, including in Washington.