American politicians try not to talk about it, but it's been apparent to the Pakistani security complex for some time: the Afghan Taliban cannot be militarily defeated.
Occupy Wall Street may be a directly democratic and leaderless movement—but that doesn’t mean it lacks structure.
"Mr. Dynamite Splits," "Or," "My Meter is Percussive"
The only way out of our national mortgage crisis is through widespread debt forgiveness.
Why do austerity measures remain so popular within the beltway while the overwhelming evidence in the rest of the country points to the fact that such measures increase unemployment and hinder economic growth?
Ten years into the US occupation of Afghanistan, how can we effectively and humanely end an unwinnable war?
Mitt Romney is easily influenced and highly malleable when it comes to foreign policy.
The USDA proposes to increase the line speed at poultry plants, which could endanger employees who already work long hours doing repetitive hand motions.
Why labor unions and environmental activists need to revive a crucial alliance.
How did American politics degenerate into the two opposing worldviews that govern the country today?
Why conservatives have abandoned their principles in the attack on Obama's healthcare act.
"There Is No Natural Death," "The Forest," "The Owl"