Category: War and Peace
Will It Put a Crimp in the War on Terror?
The New York Times is reporting that on June 20, President Trump ordered military strikes against Iran to retaliate for its shootdown of a U.S. drone, but then pulled back and didn’t launch them. Officials told the Times that Trump had approved attacks on Iranian radar and missile batteries. Trump tweeted, “We were cocked & loaded to retaliate last night on 3 Read more…
Though he has often violated it
The U.S. government, I fear, contains a terrible void where it ought to have sanity
Trump campaigned on getting the US out of ‘endless wars’ – but his administration is taking us down a path that makes war more and more likely
Toward a cosmopolitan awakening?
Economic Sabotage That Is Deadly, Illegal, and Ineffective
In the real world, there should be a military alliance between the US and Iran. But as its withdrawal from the nuclear deal showed last year, Washington no longer moves through any known orbit
This article was produced by Globetrotter, a project of the Independent Media Institute. —Eds. It’s difficult to explain the nature of the Afghanistan peace talks. There is no single table with the combatants arrayed on either side. Talks are not even taking place in the same city, since there are at least two sets of Read more…
The World Pushes for Diplomacy