Nation Topics - US Wars and Military Action
News and Features
How governments, NGOs, and conservative think tanks turned the language of human rights on its head.
Critics call him timid, but the president’s foreign policy has often been too aggressive—even at the risk of our long-term national interests.
Anthony Russo, the “other conspirator” of the Pentagon Papers, shouldn't be left in history’s trash bin.
The refugee crisis is growing as civilians flee a war that is drawing ethnic and religious borders in blood.
The mainstream media are unwilling to hold the architects of the war accountable.
From signature strikes in Pakistan to police violence in Baltimore, the state is seemingly uninterested in even counting how many people it kills.
The lesson US presidents learned from it was not no more wars, just no more drafts.
The Vietnam War was indisputably an American-grown disaster. But why let truth stand in the way of glory?
On the war’s 50th anniversary, peace activists will be challenging the Pentagon’s whitewashed history.
In the new politics of Afghanistan, the Obama administration finds itself being reduced to the status of bystander.