The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a comprehensive free trade and investment treaty currently being negotiated – practically in secret – between the European Union and the United States of America.
Three scenarios for how the U.S. might manage its involvement in Afghanistan between now and 2014.
The United States must stop supporting the perverse Colombian status quo that lies at the heart of the country's prolonged civil war.
As Mexico becomes the G-20 chair for 2012, its embrace of a neoliberal agenda of deregulation and privatization show a poor track record on all the group's goals.
A detailed analysis of the actions and impact of sections relating to nuclear weapons in the National Defense Authorization Act for 2013.
The Chinese economy continues to grow at a fast pace. But signs of distress lurk just below the surface.
Can we run our economy on military spending?
Some are arguing that the military budget can't be cut because it will cost jobs. This summary of a 2009 study shows that, compared to other forms of federal spending, the military budget is a very poor job creator indeed.
The Obama administration's approach to the Afghan war is too narrowly focused. Instead, the administration should focus on India-Pakistan rapprochement as the hallmark of a cohesive South Asia strategy.
The Obama administration promised to reverse the Bush-era policies on terrorism. But the president has spent most of his time reversing himself.