Nation Topics - US Military Presence Abroad
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The lessons Washington can't draw from the failure of the military option.
Obama ran a campaign against the foreign policy of the Bush Administration. And then he followed directly in their footsteps.
Four ways the President is pursuing Cheney's geopolitics of global energy.
How would Americans react if air power was used in the US the way it's been used in Afghanistan?
The U.S. military is stuck in a four-decade rut.
What can the United States learn from the Soviet Union's collapse?
What role and responsibility does the United States have for the situation in Yemen?
The Pentagon’s Afghan basing plans for prisons, drones and black ops.
What makes drones so frightening to us now, when they have actually been around for decades?
A military-first policy on a destabilizing planet.