Tagged: nuclear weapons
Clinton is right: Trump would be a disaster on foreign policy. But her refusal to engage with the alternative offered by Sanders says more about her own war-driven approach than anything else.
IPS's Phyllis Bennis tells the Real News Network that although Clinton rightfully used her national security speech to condemn the bigotry and danger of Trump's positions, she didn't lay out a much better alternative.
Obama's mixed record on nukes leaves us wondering if we're in any less danger of a nuclear war than we were during the Cold War.
Donald Trump and a majority of South Koreans believe that South Korea should have a nuclear weapon. Are they right?
South Korea severed its last important economic link with the North, as governments on both sides of the DMZ extinguish what little remained of the "sunshine era" of engagement.
The Obama administration's final Pentagon budget calls for quadrupling spending on efforts to counter Russia.
Our foreign policy is aggressive, parochial, and hard-hearted. Unless voters finally demand differently, our next president will be the same.
The Middle East is hardly a cheery place these days. But there's one silver lining: The Iran deal is paying off big.
Washington is effectively subsidizing Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal — the fastest-growing in the world — even as the country drifts closer to China and Russia.
Author and analyst Phyllis Bennis discusses president Obama's Iranian nuclear deal and the opposition to that deal.