Not taking military action isn’t the same thing as doing nothing.
Five steps the U.S. can take in Iraq without going back to war.
Phyllis Bennis discusses the possibility of a renewed Cold War, longstanding tragedies in the Middle East, and the decline of Israeli influence.
John Kerry may have just accidentally earned himself a Nobel Peace Prize.
Tamron Hall discusses the latest developments in Syria with Phyllis Bennis and others on MSNBC's NewsNation.
There is no reason to continue the bloodshed in Afghanistan, which all the parties recognize will not alter the final outcome a whit.
Developments on the Korean peninsula will almost certainly influence calculations made in Washington and Tehran.
Withdrawing U.S. troops from the Korean peninsula could kickstart diplomatic progress in Northeast Asia--and save billions of dollars to boot.
The Senate hasn't approved any major multilateral treaties since 1997.
Obama will need to recast a foreign policy that has been weak or downright contradictory in standing up for the principles he himself has espoused