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Savagery in the American Civil War was an early version of sectarian violence in Iraq.
Bout has more to tell the United States than it wants to hear.
Just because George Bush left office doesn't mean the intelligence community is entirely free of pressure from the executive office.
Not for the first time, the Defense Department announced a green initiative.
President Obama and the Democrats face a rout in the upcoming midterm elections. Columnist Walden Bello explains what's gone wrong, and how to make it right.
Have we reached the point where the new START disarmament treaty is worse than nothing?
One reason the Green Movement never quite became a revolution.
With a key Arab League meeting delayed until Friday, the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama is scrambling to keep one-month-old direct Israeli- Palestinian peace talks alive.
Sometimes it's the little things in the big stories that catch your eye.
Aside to Jon Stewart: the tone of political debate has less to do with volume and more to do with content.