Posts Tagged: militarism
They persist because, for Americans, they don't exist.
Since the Cold War, the U.S. and Russia have experienced unexpected reversals in fortune. Are we next in line for post-imperial decline?
War and militarism are destroying the planet. But if we de-fund the Pentagon, we can save it.
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?