Korea: The Case for Withdrawal

Korea: The Case for Withdrawal

Withdrawing U.S. troops from the Korean peninsula could kickstart diplomatic progress in Northeast Asia–and save billions of dollars to boot.

Obama Preps Afghanistan Drawdown, but Debate Lingers on End Goals

PBS NewsHour: President Obama will announce plans for the initial U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan Wednesday. Jeffrey Brown discusses what the president’s options are with retired Army Lt. Col. John Nagl of the Center for a New American Security, author Phyllis Bennis and Brian Katoolis of the Center for American Progess.

What You Will Not Hear About Iraq

In occupied Iraq, the population living in urban slums has skyrocketed. Why haven’t we heard more about this shocking statistic?

Why the Afghan Surge Will Fail

President Obama is on the verge of making a profound mistake by sending more troops to Afghanistan, argues columnist Conn Hallinan.

Listen: Afghanistan

After eight years of deafness, the White House is now listening. When it comes to Afghanistan, we just have to speak a little louder.

A Multipolar Moment?

Will Obama’s multilateral resolve turn to stone or will his administration truly remap U.S. global relations?