Michael T. Klare is a professor of peace and world security studies at Hampshire College and the defense correspondent of The Nation. He is the author, most recently, of The Race for What’s Left.
The AUMF has legitimized expanded presidential war-making.
Keystone XL is part of a new colonial project—and Canada and Mexico are the frontiers.
This time, it could be long-lasting—with dramatic consequences for the climate, the economy and the global balance of power.
Carbon companies have a new strategy: focus on the positive.
His resignation has to be seen against the growing war fever in Washington—which is now reflected in White House policy.
Prepare for the new Republican majority to speed the exploitation of the country’s oil, coal and natural gas reserves.
How the US is using trade sanctions and other means to curb the oil exports of its foes.
Just five years ago, experts were predicting an imminent peak and decline in global oil production. Instead, we’re in the middle of a historic boom. What happened?
“Don't do stupid stuff”—his shorthand for avoiding unnecessary entanglements—actually has deep roots in US strategic thinking.
Convulsions of violent conflict from Iraq to Nigeria to Ukraine are all being fueled by the same thing—fuel.