Prominent lawyers from Obama's home state of Illinois urge the president to shutter the infamous, illegal prison.
It was Dick Cheney, more than any other official, who set the terms for the post-9/11 world we all share.
Progress can’t be made toward a just settlement between Israel and Palestine until Washington quits arming one side to the teeth.
The powerful right-wing lobby doesn’t represent most American Jews, and it’s no longer the only game in town.
The Obama administration's strategic rebalance is really just a retreat.
The country is awash in conformist state worship, fueled by the shrill narrative of a war on terror.
One key goal of NSA surveillance of world leaders is not US national security but political blackmail—as it has been since 1898.
The deployment of US Special Operations forces is a growing form of overseas power projection.
The bill now being pushed by the neocons and AIPAC could destroy the most promising developments in a decade.
Relinquishing privacy and transparency has stifled genuine public debate about the goals of our policy and left us both stupid and weak.