War

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How the Libyan conflict became the Middle East’s most important proxy war

May 20, 2020 2:46 pm

The Libyan civil war is an example of what happens when western governments walk away from a conflict

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What if a virus were ever used as a WMD?

April 20, 2020 12:56 pm

We ain’t seen nothing yet

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Don’t let anyone tell you there’s a war on

April 2, 2020 1:06 am

A grown-up citizenry does not confuse intelligent questioning with unpatriotic breaking of the ranks

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How government should respond

March 20, 2020 8:11 am

The US government should establish a Health Finance Corporation

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The coronavirus is springing the Thucydides trap

March 17, 2020 5:34 pm

War isn’t inevitable, until it is

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Amazon Prime should be protected by the War Powers Act

January 31, 2020 9:23 am

Congress should protect the American people, our streams of commerce and two-day free shipping

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Donald Trump, president of peace

January 25, 2020 2:03 pm

The emotional anti-war right is susceptible to its own wishful thinking about the irenic intentions of Iran

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The Iraqi government may now have to choose between America and Iran

January 3, 2020 5:28 am

What does Soleimani’s death mean for US policy and the continued US presence in Iraq?

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Automation and the future of modern warfare

December 22, 2019 10:06 am

What role will micro drones play in the wars to come?

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What will war with China look like?

November 19, 2019 11:52 am

China feels increasingly confident in the face of what it perceives as America’s declining power

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Does Trump have a better idea than endless wars?

October 22, 2019 1:02 am

Few in Washington acknowledge the scope of the self-inflicted wounds the US has sustained since 9/11

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The presidency unchained

July 17, 2019 5:14 pm

When it comes to war powers, conservatives are at odds with the Framers of the Constitution

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Could Mike Gravel make the Detroit debate?

July 12, 2019 1:48 pm

The 89-year-old former senator is within 2,500 donors

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WATCH: Tucker Carlson calls John Bolton a ‘bureaucratic tape worm’ 

June 22, 2019 3:46 am

The Fox News host applauds the president and slams the neocons

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How would America really ‘end’ Iran?

May 22, 2019 1:13 pm

Today’s ‘coalition of the willing’ might look even less impressive

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Trump should use the State of the Union to end the Afghanistan war

February 5, 2019 5:13 pm

We’ve spent trillions of dollars on years of war. And for what?

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Donald Trump is a man of peace – his enemies are a war machine

December 20, 2018 7:22 am

War brings our elite together

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Michel Houellebecq: Trump is great

December 13, 2018 5:14 pm

Leading French intellectual says President is ‘classy’

The tragedy of Syria: how protest spiralled into savagery

April 26, 2018 7:23 pm

The fateful day five years ago began like any other for the family. A pot of black tea with cardamon…

What will the next war look like?

April 20, 2018 7:56 am

Conventional weapons and armies are being replaced by hacking, drones and computer-game technology