Tagged: Cold War
Has the Internet and social media primed us to worry too much about improbable threats — and too little about probable ones?
The last time the U.S. accused Russia of downing a civilian airliner, nuclear war nearly broke out.
Phyllis Bennis discusses the possibility of a renewed Cold War, longstanding tragedies in the Middle East, and the decline of Israeli influence.
Split This Rock's Poem of the Week features Saul Landau's work.
Neither Obama nor Romney is being honest when it comes to U.S. trade with China.
The Obama administration's military "pivot" to the Asia-Pacific region is opening up a new Cold War and trampling over the region's peoples.
This excerpt from scholar and activist Lawrence Wittner's autobiography recounts a visit to the Soviet Union and an unusual historical find.
In her new book, Foreign Policy in Focus columnist Hannah Gurman explores the effects of diplomats' reports on U.S. foreign policy since World War II.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Il and Czech leader Vaclav Havel, although political opposites, shared some things in common.
The Pentagon has too much hardware once thought necessary to defeat the Soviet Union.