The Israeli airstrikes represent serious violations of international law—including the Geneva Conventions and a range of international humanitarian law—and the U.S. is complicit in all of it.
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When it comes to foreign policy Barack Obama seems so very 20th century.
The U.S. economy has been crumbling for some time, and the backlog of necessary repairs is long. The same can be said for many other economies around the world, so it's no wonder that everyone is readying their own fiscal cures.
In a country still so divided, the words of the song -- Imagine all the people, living life in peace -- has special resonance.
The NewsHour online edition hosts a debate on Obama's foreign policy appointees and the challenges facing the new administration
When a group of militants wages a ruthless campaign against civilians, a government certainly must respond. But the issue is: what kind of response?