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The war on the narcotraffickers also serves as a pretext for militarizing areas of Mexico that have strong traditions of social resistance.
Russian officials seek to create the Dima Yakovlev List in retaliation to the Magnitsky list.
Part 1 of an interview with "Drug War Mexico" co-author Peter Watt.
The biggest disappointment of Obama's presidency, from an Arab perspective, was his lackluster support for Arabs revolting in Egypt and Syria.
Gen. Petraeus allowed unprecedented access to conservative Washington think tankers.
The Senate hasn't approved any major multilateral treaties since 1997.
The early reaction by many progressive organizations is that it would be better to go over the cliff than accept the emerging bargain the President has offered.
There is a growing U.S. movement linking human and environmental needs with a demand to end our wars and liberate the vast resources they consume.
The mainstream media was too willing to focus on spurious criticisms of Susan Rice from the right while ignoring legitimate criticisms from the left.
A real commitment to security must place human life and public safety above all else--no matter which side of the border you're on.