Posts Tagged: State Department
Even a lame-duck Congress must remember their actions have global consequences too.
The State Department warned for years that the U.S. was complicit in war crimes in Yemen. No one put a stop to it.
Gun exports reached record levels in 2017 and again in 2018. Can Congress stop Trump from loosening the rules even further?
Donald Trump has declared war on human rights -- at home and abroad.
With development assistance slashed, the face of U.S. diplomacy in the region will more often be wearing a uniform.
Already Trump is super-charging U.S. militarism, gutting diplomacy, and punishing the victims of wars Washington started.
The State Department is about to veer sharply to the right.
While Saudi Arabia and Boeing poured cash into the Clinton Foundation, Hillary Clinton's State Department approved enormous sales of Boeing fighter jets to the kingdom.
Clinton’s State Department overlooked human rights abuses and corruption while keeping a lucrative flow of contracts moving to U.S. security firms working in Mexico.
Wrestling is the new ping pong when it comes to U.S.-Iranian relations.