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.
Why are so many of our “surgical” strikes going so terribly wrong?
Can they survive another grand coalition with Angela Merkel’s CDU—and is it too late to rejuvenate the party that once subordinated capitalism to the public good?
At first it was the Muslim Brotherhood. Now dozens of journalists, non-Islamist activists and students have been detained and beaten.
Irrational US policy is keeping hundreds of thousands of Cubans from spending the holidays with their families.
Why it’s hard to make sense of US foreign policy.
With a historic deal in Iran, the Obama administration is one step closer to fulfilling its peacekeeping promise.