Issues / peace
Some are arguing that the military budget can't be cut because it will cost jobs. This summary of a 2009 study shows that, compared to other forms of federal spending, the military budget is a very poor job creator indeed.
A call to Congress for a cease-fire in Libya, issued by U.S. Non-Governmental Organizations that support human rights and democracy in Africa.
The U.S. is embarking on a military sea change that will replace massive deployments, like Iraq and Afghanistan, with stealthy night raids, secret assassinations, and death-dealing drones.
Human rights standards may not be met in this trial, but the more essential purpose is to prove there's no going back.
The much-proclaimed reset in U.S.-Russian relations has been more rhetorical than real.
Glenn Carle was interrogating a top al-Qaeda operative when he started to have doubts.
A new book on North Korea provides the context for understanding its nuclear program.
It is official U.S. doctrine that defense, diplomacy and development are co-equal contributors to our security.
Iraq is broken. Who should pay for the damage?
Breaking down the Iraqi governmen's decision to negotiate with the US military — regarding the previously scheduled December 31st departure date — in a Free Speech Radio news interview.