Issues / peace
It is a time to mourn, and also to organize against the wars that depend on this kind of hatred.
The budget debate opens door for long-needed cuts to military spending.
The Obama administration can still learn from the errors of its predecessors in Afghanistan.
Celebrities are going global in their activism. But are they doing the right thing?
The new Secretary of Defense is sounding like a Bush-era diplomat by ramping up his anti-Iran rhetoric and subtly reconnecting Iraq to the attacks on 9/11.
Does Washington possess a consistent set of foreign policy principles? Barack Obama has adopted the Kennedy practice to guard himself from political defeat by trying to look tough in the pursuit of war.
International attention to Turkey's recent election reflects Ankara's rising role not only in the Arab Spring but as a newly powerful democracy with broad regional influence.
The Obama administration's approach to the Afghan war is too narrowly focused. Instead, the administration should focus on India-Pakistan rapprochement as the hallmark of a cohesive South Asia strategy.
A new study explores how U.S. foreign policy has fanned the flames of anti-Americanism in the Islamic world -- and how the only way out is democracy.
New report acknowledges need for stronger support, investigations and private sector involvement; but it falls short of eliminating diplomatic immunity on the critical issue of human trafficking.