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Biden Said 'Diplomacy Is Back!' Then He Started Dropping Bombs Trita Parsi, 2/26/2021 Biden's Reckless Syria Bombing Is Not the Diplomacy He Promised by Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J.S. Davies, 2/26/2021
Biden's National Security 'Review' Should Bring Troops Home, Not Extend Forever Wars by Daniel L. Davis, 2/25/2021 Trump Gave Up on Forcing Release of Russiagate Files, Nunes Prober Says by Aaron Maté, 2/25/2021
Britain's Double Standards in International affairs by Brian Cloughley, 2/25/2021 Afghanistan: Will Biden Cave to the Forever War Party? by Cheryl Benard, 2/24/2021
'Weapons of Mass Destruction': the Last Refuge of the Global Interventionist by Ryan McMaken, 2/24/2021 All Risk, No Reward: the Perils and Absurdity of Iraq War 4.0 by Maj. Danny Sjursen (ret.), 2/24/2021
American Primacy on the Menu for Big Industry Donors at CNAS by Brett Heinz, 2/24/2021 The US Air Force Just Admitted the F-35 Stealth Fighter Has Failed by David Axe, 2/24/2021
Are Europeans Still Committed to a US-Led Collective Defense? by Ted Galen Carpenter, 2/24/2021 Washington's Tiny Islands Fetish Could Endanger the American People by Ted Galen Carpenter, 2/24/2021
The Lies Aren't Secret by James Bovard, 2/23/2021 60 Years After Eisenhower's Warning, Distinct Signs of a 'Digital-Intelligence Complex' by Eric Felten, 2/23/2021
Biden Commits to Forever War on Afghanistan by Bernhard, 2/23/2021 Coups and Colonialism: Why Does America Do What It Does? by Ted Snider, 2/23/2021
What Planet Is NATO Living On? by Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J.S. Davies, 2/23/2021 Biden Administration Should Drop Military Commitment to Saudi Arabia by Doug Bandow, 2/23/2021
The Blob Circles the Wagons Around Failing Afghanistan Strategy by Daniel Larison, 2/23/2021 Robert Kagan Sticks to His Guns by Andrew J. Bacevich, 2/23/2021
Give Dealmaking Another Try by Peter Van Buren, 2/22/2021 The Biden Administration Is Taking Steps to Stay in Iraq Forever by Bonnie Kristian, 2/22/2021
The ICC, Israel, and Antisemitism by Osama Abuirshaid, 2/22/2021 Will Northeastern Syria Become a Flashpoint Between Turkey and the United States? by Ahmad Al Khaled, 2/22/2021
Afghan Study Group's New Report Would Guarantee Failure by Daniel L. Davis, 2/22/2021 Reuters, BBC, and Bellingcat Engaged in UK-Funded Programs to 'Weaken Russia,' by Max Blumenthal, 2/21/2021
Biden Should Step Up Efforts to End War in Yemen by Abdi Nor Iftin, 2/21/2021 North Korea's Nukes Aren't Going Anywhere, and the US Needs to Get Over It by Bonnie Kristian, 2/21/2021
Robert Kagan Thinks Americans Who Don't Want to Run the World Are a Problem by Doug Bandow, 2/21/2021 US Accusation of China 'Genocide' Relied on Data Abuse and Baseless Claims by Gareth Porter and Max Blumenthal, 2/21/2021
Fauci Champions Israeli Medical Apartheid by Maureen Clare Murphy, 2/20/2021 Escalating the New Cold War With Russia Via Ukraine by Jeremy Kuzmarov, 2/20/2021
Washington Helped 'Liberate' Egypt. Today It's an Authoritarian Dystopia by Doug Bandow, 2/19/2021 Pressure Building on Biden to Keep US Troops in Afghanistan Indefinitely by Adam Weinstein, 2/19/2021
NATO's Expanding Role Hides the Reality of a US Empire in Decline by Scott Ritter, 2/19/2021 Why Does Kashmir's Internet Matter, When Kashmiri Lives Don't? by Samreen Mushtaq, 2/19/2021
The Atrocious Prosecution of Julian Assange by Eve Ottenberg, 2/19/2021 Trump Was Right: Get Out of Afghanistan by Stephen Kinzer, 2/19/2021
President Joe Biden Has a Moral Obligation to Bring America's Troops Home From Afghanistan by Doug Bandow, 2/18/2021 Will Comey's Words Come Back to Haunt Him? by Ray McGovern, 2/18/2021
Why Is Biden Creating Himself an Iran Quagmire? by Bernhard, 2/18/2021 Why Hasn't Biden Returned to the Iran Nuclear Deal? by Joe Cirincione, 2/18/2021
Lloyd Austin's More of the Same Message to NATO by Daniel R. DePetris, 2/18/2021 Sanctions on Venezuela Have Failed to Achieve Anything by Daniel Kovalik, 2/18/2021
Israel Uses Vaccines as Bargaining Chips by Maureen Clare Murphy, 2/17/2021 'Leaving Aside' International Law: Why Democrats Are as Dangerous as Republicans to a Just Peace in Palestine by Ramzy Baroud, 2/17/2021
Don't Stop With Saudis - Biden Must Cut Off Weapons to UAE, Too by William Hartung, 2/17/2021 Washington's Foreign 'Democratic' Clients Become an Embarrassment Again by Ted Galen Carpenter, 2/17/2021
Stop Indulging 'The Son King' by Daniel Larison, 2/16/2021 Biden Shields Israel as JNF Plans More Colonial Settlements by Tamara Nassar , 2/16/2021
Weapons Biz Bankrolls Experts Pushing to Extend Afghan War by Eli Clifton, 2/16/2021 The Unruly Vassal: Election in Kosovo Brings US-Ousted Radical Kurti Back to Power by Nebojsa Malic, 2/16/2021
Saudi Arabia Sets Global Standard for Tyranny, but Asks: Why Is Washington Picking on the Kingdom? by Doug Bandow, 2/16/2021 America's Plot for World Domination by Robert W. Merry, 2/15/2021
We'Ve Gone a Year Without a Combat Death in Afghanistan – Will Biden Break the Streak? by Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.), 2/15/2021 Loujain Al-Hathloul: The Rest of Saudi Arabia Must Follow Her Lead by Madawi al-Rasheed, 2/15/2021
Biden Is Adopting a Militaristic Approach to the Far East by Tim Shorrock, 2/15/2021 Man of the World by John D. Wilsey, 2/15/2021
Is Biden Committing Diplomatic Suicide Over the Iran Nuclear Agreement? by Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J.S. Davies, 2/15/2021 The Arab Spring Failed but Rage Against Misery and Injustice Continues by Patrick Cockburn, 2/14/2021
SecDef Austin's Safety Stand Down by Jeff Groom, 2/14/2021 The Biden Era Is Witnessing a Return of the Military-Industrial Complex by Branko Marcetic, 2/14/2021
Washington Should Put the American People First: No One Has the Right To Be a US Ally by Doug Bandow, 2/14/2021 Bought-And-Paid-For: Biden's Long History Pandering to the Israeli Lobby by Covert Action Magazine, 2/13/2021
Dismantling the 'Sanctions Wall' Myth by Shervin Ghaffari, 2/13/2021 Manufacturing Militarism: US Government Propaganda in the War on Terror by Abigail R. Hall Blanco, 2/13/2021
How the New York Times Deceived Pentagon Papers Whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg by Edward Wasserman, 2/12/2021 Regime Changers Love to Think Iran Is Always on the 'Brink of Collapse' by Assal Rad, 2/12/2021
There Is No Point to Extending Commitments in Afghanistan by Daniel Davis, 2/12/2021 Afghans - Not American Troops - Must Fix Afghanistan's Problems by Ethan Kessler, 2/12/2021
Joe Biden Will Embroil America in 'Great Power' Politics by Connor Freeman, 2/12/2021 To Stop Endless Wars, Biden Needs to Give Up Some Power by Elizabeth Shackelford, 2/12/2021
Troop Deployments in Washington Are a Disaster Waiting to Happen by James Bovard, 2/12/2021 The Case for a New Approach to North Korea by Daniel Jasper, 2/12/2021
Same as the Old Boss, Julian Assange Edition by Thomas Knapp, 2/12/2021 The Omnipotent Power to Assassinate by Jacob G. Hornberger, 2/12/2021
Why Is America Getting a New $100 Billion Nuclear Weapon? by Elisabeth Eaves, 2/12/2021 Joe's Just Gotta Let US Know: Will He Stay or Will He Go? by Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.), 2/11/2021
Ending Progressives' Palestinian Exception by Sarah Doyel, 2/11/2021 The Israeli Interest in Ending the Blockade of Qatar by Agha Hussain, 2/11/2021
Ending the Other War in Yemen by Brian Terrell, 2/11/2021 Why We Need to End the Forever Wars Now by Rand Paul, 2/10/2021
After 20 Years, the Establishment Is Still in Denial About Afghanistan by Andrew J. Bacevich, 2/10/2021 It's Time to Debate the Relevance of Deterrence by Harlan Ullman, 2/10/2021
Why Victoria Nuland Is Dangerous and Should Not Be Confirmed by Rick Sterling, 2/10/2021 The Real Problem With Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems (laws) by Laurie Calhoun, 2/10/2021
The Suffering Underclass of War-Torn Yemen by Nicolas Niarchos, 2/10/2021 Biden Should Stop Payment on US Funds to Sisi's Egypt by Ariel Gold and Medea Benjamin, 2/10/2021
Who Are the Ultimate War Profiteers? by Christian Sorensen, 2/10/2021 Barack Obama's War on a Free Press by Ted Galen Carpenter, 2/10/2021
The Pentagon Throws Navy Capt. Brett Crozier Under the Bus One Last Time by Jeff Schogol, 2/9/2021 Facebook Hires NATO Press Officer Ben Nimmo as Intelligence Chief by Alan Macleod, 2/9/2021
The Inside Story of How the Pentagon Blocked Efforts to End the Iraq War by Matthew Petti, 2/9/2021 As Biden Improves Yemen Policy, Activists Must Push Him Further by Connor Freeman, 2/9/2021
Enough With America's 'Thank You for Your Service' Culture. It's Betrayal, Not Patriotism. by Dennis Laich and Erik Edstrom, 2/9/2021 Is President Biden Going to Get Out of Afghanistan? by Doug Bandow, 2/9/2021
'Freedom Is Never Voluntarily Given': Palestinian Boycott of Israel Is Not Racist, It Is Anti-Racist by Ramzy Baroud, 2/9/2021 Biden's Iran Policy Is Just Trump's Iran Policy With a Rainbow Flag Emoji by Caitlin Johnstone, 2/8/2021
The Diplomacy of No Diplomacy by Patrick Lawrence, 2/8/2021 Biden's Bolt From Yemen?: Symbolic Step, Systemic Limits, and Linguistic Gymnastics by Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.), 2/8/2021
Libya's Surprise Election Is Bad News for Meddling Powers by David Hearst, 2/8/2021 Will the Senate Scrutinize Neera Tanden's Pay-for-Play Foreign Policy Corruption? by Max Blumenthal, 2/8/2021
The Post-Trump American Political Landscape by Gilbert Doctorow, 2/8/2021 General John Bahnsen, America's Most Illustrious Living Soldier, Endorses 'Defend the Guard' by Hunter DeRensis, 2/8/2021
What Joe Biden Can Learn From John Quincy Adams by Fiona Harrigan, 2/7/2021 In Major Address Biden Says 'America Is Back.' but What Does That Mean? by Kelley Beaucar Vlahos, 2/7/2021
Defensive Moves or Preparation for War With Iran by Elijah J. Magnier, 2/7/2021 Biden Administration Ends US Involvement in War Against Yemen by Doug Bandow, 2/7/2021
Imperial America, Which Never Left, Is Back by Sheldon Richman, 2/7/2021 Biden's Top Foreign Policy Challenge: Avoiding a Cold War With China by Conn Hallinan, 2/7/2021
Torture of Palestinian Prisoners: Time to End Israel's Impunity by Tal Steiner, 2/6/2021 Involving Regional States in Iran Talks Is a Recipe for Failure by Shireen Hunter, 2/6/2021
After Biden Move, Antiwar Groups Call on Boris Johnson to End UK Support for Saudi Assault on Yemen by Brett Wilkins, 2/5/2021 Regime Changers Don't Want Biden to Re-Join the Iran Nuclear Deal by Matthew Petti, 2/5/2021
Americans Shouldn't Be Treated Like ISIS Insurgents by J.D. Tuccille, 2/5/2021 The Government's War on Domestic Terrorism Is a Trap by John W. Whitehead, 2/5/2021
President Joe Biden Speaks on Foreign Policy: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly by Doug Bandow, 2/4/2021 Biden Officials Pledge to Fight BDS by Josh Ruebner, 2/4/2021
Let's Finally Get Out of Afghanistan by J.D. Tuccille, 2/3/2021 Resisting the Temptation to Intervene in Burma by Doug Bandow, 2/2/2021
After Ignoring Reality Winner, MSNBC Uses Her Whistleblower Case to Attack Snowden by Kevin Gosztola, 2/2/2021 Why Biden Should End US-South Korea Military Exercises by Ann Wright, 1/29/2021
Boycotts Are Legitimate Tools of Protest Against Injustice by Rami Barhoush, 1/28/2021 B'Tselem's Historic Declaration: Israel's Open War on Its Own Civil Society by Ramzy Baroud, 1/28/2021
Will Biden End America's Global War On children? by Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, 1/28/2021 Journalists Mobilize Against Free Speech by Armin Rosen, 1/27/2021
The American Exceptionalism of Secretary of State Antony Blinken by Kevin Gosztola, 1/27/2021 Biden Slams the Brakes on Uae, Saudi Weapons Gravy Train - for Now by Kelley Beaucar Vlahos, 1/27/2021
The Constitution Is Not for Sale by Andrew P. Napolitano, 1/27/2021 Dark-Money Think Tanks Dominate House Foreign Affairs Witness List by Eli Clifton, 1/27/2021
The Miseducation of Antony Blinken by Kenny MacDonald, 1/27/2021 Ugly Yankee: Washington Continues to Bully Mexico on the Drug War by Ted Galen Carpenter, 1/27/2021
Biden Needs to End 'Maximum Pressure' in Yemen and Beyond by Daniel Larison, 1/26/2021 Biden's Support for Ethnic Cleansing, Mass Murder, Islamic Terrorists and War Criminals by Jeremy Kuzmarov, 1/26/2021
Reflecting the Authoritarian Climate, DC Will Remain Militarized by Glenn Greenwald, 1/26/2021 In a Paranoid Nation, 'Treason' Is Everywhere by James Bovard, 1/26/2021
Joe Biden and the Death of Free Speech by James Bovard, 1/26/2021 Biden Administration's Coercive Iran Policy Threatens a Serious New Regional Crisis by Gareth Porter, 1/26/2021
Time for the US to Stop Worrying About the Persian Gulf by Doug Bandow, 1/26/2021 Joe Biden Should Talk to Cuba Again by Jack Erickson, 1/25/2021
Congress Quietly Sacks Top DoD Spending Watchdog, Eliminates Post by Jonathan Bydlak, 1/25/2021 Declassify the Post-9/11 Torture Program by Joseph Choi , 1/25/2021
Coexistence or Cold War With China? by Patrick J. Buchanan, 1/25/2021 Rob Malley for Iran Envoy: a Test Case for Biden's Commitment to Diplomacy by Medea Benjamin & Ariel Gold, 1/25/2021
Don't Give Domestic Extremists the 'Post-9/11 Treatment' by Max Abrahms, 1/25/2021 The First 100 Minutes: Tiptoeing Through Trump's Landmines by Ted Snider, 1/25/2021
The Blob Is Addicted to Overseas Interventions by Doug Bandow, 1/24/2021 Biden Should Use Afghanistan Exit Plan He Inherited by Daniel R. DePetris, 1/24/2021
Glenn Greenwald: 'Journalists Are Authoritarians' by Nick Gillespie, 1/24/2021 The Massive and Unseen Costs of America's Post-9/11 Wars by Andrea Mazzarino, 1/24/2021
Nuclear Ban Treaty Enters Into Force, Posing New Challenges for America by Adam Lammon, 1/24/2021 Rights Groups Alarmed by DIA's Warrantless Purchase of Phone Data by Brett Wilkins, 1/24/2021
America Adrift and Aflame: Fix the US Before the World by Doug Bandow, 1/24/2021 Yemen Crisis Linked to Weapons Maker Raytheon's Influence on US Foreign Policy by Chrisana M. Panzica, 1/23/2021
Don't Let the Riots Legitimize Facial Recognition Tech by Rachel Chiu , 1/22/2021 The Echo Chamber Era by Matt Taibbi, 1/22/2021
Battle Lines Drawn on Ending Yemen War by Reese Erlich, 1/22/2021 If Biden Truly Wants Bipartisanship, He Can Start by Working to End Endless War by Daniel R. DePetris, 1/22/2021
Russiagate Isn't Over: Keeping the Russia Threat Alive by Joe Lauria, 1/22/2021 The No Fly List: More Dangerous Than the Capitol Rioters by Thomas Knapp, 1/22/2021
A Primer: Foreign Policy Priorities for Joe Biden's First 100 Days by Daniel R. DePetris, 1/21/2021 Politicians Once Again Prioritize Silencing Those Who Disagree With Them by Ted Ellis, 1/21/2021
How the US Covered Up the Murder of Journalist Jamal Khashoggi by Justin Monticello, 1/21/2021 A New 'War on Terror' Would Tear America Apart by Richard Hanania, 1/21/2021
Fearing the Palestinian Narrative: Why Israel Banned Jenin Jenin by Ramzy Baroud, 1/21/2021 Biden Can't Lose Sight of the Nuclear Crisis by Katrina vanden Heuvel, 1/20/2021
Biden Administration's 'New' Foreign Policy Is the 'More of the Same' Old One by Bernhard, 1/20/2021 New Leaks Show British Spies Infiltrated Lebanon's Security Services by Bernhard, 1/18/2021
Israel's Vaccination Program Is Morally Indefensible by Omar Karmi, 1/15/2021 Loujain Al-Hathloul Is Not a Terrorist by Alia and Lina al-Hathloul , 1/11/2021
US Meddling in Hong Kong by Patrick Lawrence, 1/11/2021 'It's Not as Bad as Iwo Jima, I Suppose': the Julian Assange Extradition Verdict by Binoy Kampmark, 1/8/2021
For a New Isolationism by Murray Rothbard, 4/1/59 War is the Health of the State by Randolph Bourne, 1918
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