Posts Tagged: NATO
Trump's foreign policy isn't an alternative to U.S. empire. It's just a cruder rendition of it.
Some see Putin's Russia as a counterweight to U.S. global meddling. But Moscow is increasingly mimicking Washington's worst behavior.
The United States never tires of finding ways to needlessly aggravate Russia.
Astounding increases in the danger of nuclear weapons have paralleled provocative foreign policy decisions that needlessly incite tensions between Washington and Moscow.
“Smart power at its best,” as Hillary Clinton called our intervention into Libya, doesn’t seem like much of an improvement over the heavy-handed use of force.
Most Americans are oblivious to the suffering we have caused to the people of Libya.
Far-right nationalists and neoliberal capitalists will survive the demise of institutions like the EU. What about the rest of us?
Clinton is right: Trump would be a disaster on foreign policy. But her refusal to engage with the alternative offered by Sanders says more about her own war-driven approach than anything else.
Donald Trump should lose in November. But when you add a joker to the game, it throws off the odds.
After the Cold War ended, many of the safeguards preventing war between Russia and the West have been allowed to lapse.