Category: Foreign Policy
Most people in the United States have no idea of the suffering that war brings
For more than half a century, the United Nations has been the main forum for the United States to try to create a world in its image, maneuvering with its allies to forge global accords about human rights, nuclear tests or the environment that Washington insisted would mirror its own values.”
To many analysts, Washington and its western allies have only themselves to blame for China’s increasingly assertive push to build new multilateral institutions
A Pox on Twenty-First-Century America
Which begs the question: are the nuclear talks with Iran really that meaningful, if war is what’s practiced?
Approval of the TPP means sacrificing our democracy and our right to manage our markets and resources for the public good
The United States bombs nations in the name of democracy, yet has one of the least democratic and least functioning of the states calling themselves democracies
America’s media machine has been spreading its own form of propaganda throughout the world, while at the same time refusing to acknowledge its own culpability in international conflicts
Could US hegemony be coming to an end?
US policymakers undertake provocative and mass-murderous military adventures abroad with full knowledge that their actions are certain to generate “blowback”