Issues / peace
We need a whole new kind of foreign policy based on diplomacy rather than war.
Last March, two rival gangs met in a Salvadoran prison to forge an unlikely truce.
The co-director of the Institute's Foreign Policy In Focus project discussed the African conflict on the PBS NewsHour.
It is disappointing to see HRW's unwillingness to stand with those who are working to promote and defend human rights.
Obama's Pentagon-chief nomination signals that the White House isn't looking to move towards a military attack on Iran any time soon.
Hagel has been a "realist" towards Iran which infuriates Neo-cons and AIPAC, but will Obama fight for him?
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Sure, some people can use guns safely. Some people can also smoke crack safely, drink and drive safely and handle explosives safely. We don't let them because too many other people can't.
Yeas outnumbered nays by a margin of 6-to-1. The next step will be a vote in the European Council, which is likely to happen in early 2013.
The pending budget deal must include long-overdue military spending cuts.