Issues / peace
Our biggest stories from 2012.
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.
In this edition of the New Internationalism newsletter, we break down the ceasefire in the Middle East and what it means for the region moving forward.
We can save $440 billion over a 10-year period without compromising national security.
Under Obama's leadership, Washington is finally coming to terms with the world's multipolarity.
Phyllis Bennis discusses the Israeli attack on Gaza.
"Longer term, if we don't understand this in the context of occupation, we're never going to end this cycle," Bennis says.
The assassination of Hamas leader, Ahmad Jaabari, is primarily about Netanyanu shoring up the right-wing of his base before he faces reelection in January.