Issues / peace
There's a striking similarity between Japan's reckless decision to attack the United States and George W. Bush's disastrous decision to invade Iraq.
This week North Korea looks like the more rational of the two Koreas.
Keep these questions in mind when reading the cache of leaked State Department cables.
Is the FBI fighting terrorism or encouraging it?
The National Nuclear Security Agency within the Energy Department estimates it will need about $168 billion over 20 years to maintain the nuclear arsenal and refurbish the U.S. weapons complex.
In the last year of Chalmers Johnson's life, the deficit hawks' bluff got called.
U.S. aid to Israel should be given the same scrutiny as aid to Egypt.
The Wikileaks documents demonstrate that U.S. diplomacy is not being used to find alternatives to war, but rather pursued in the interests of illegal wars.
WikiLeaks performs a full body scan of the government, which doesn't want its "junk" touched.
IPS expert Phyllis Bennis says that with Hillary Clinton ordering spying on UN leaders, Bush style politics are still around.