Beverly & Pack

Flag Day has become a tool to galvanize a jingoistic patriotism. For this one, let's remember that flag-waving is an empty gesture if it's not part of active pursuit of inclusive, democratic ideals. more

Jun 13, 2017 3:56 PM Op-Eds

War forever changes the men and women we send to fight. Can traumatized veterans ever fully recover? more

Dec 13, 2016 10:00 PM Dispatches 2 Comments

Washington has inspired teachers to act in solidarity with their students. more

Oct 18, 2016 2:13 PM Dispatches

A declaration of domination. more

Jul 6, 2016 12:15 PM Op-Eds 1 Comments

Real leaders need to lead a push back against the firestorm of fear about Muslims—not fan the flames. more

Nov 24, 2015 3:01 PM Op-Eds

Photo by Balint Földesi On May 29, the United States removed Cuba from the list of “state sponsors of terrorism” as one more step toward normalization of relations between the two countries. But, historically, it is the United States that has ... more

Jun 3, 2015 10:07 PM Op-Eds

Photo by Flickr user mickbab There is a dangling question that hangs over the resignation of FIFA chief Sepp Blatter and the earthquake-inducing arrests of top FIFA officials on racketeering charges and the scandal that has rocked internationa... more

Jun 3, 2015 3:45 PM Dispatches

The solution to the current mess in the Middle East is to bring back imperialism—that’s what an influential foreign policy thinker is straight-facedly claiming. more

May 30, 2015 5:46 PM Dispatches 3 Comments

More and more Republican presidential candidates, declared and undeclared, are entering the immigration reform debate. more

May 19, 2015 1:46 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

Until King Salman’s notable absence from meetings with the White House this week, the Saudi royal family has managed its relationship with the United States with utmost care. more

May 15, 2015 10:14 AM Op-Eds 1 Comments

The shooting at the cartoon exhibition in Texas is a new lowpoint in the U.S. culture war over Islam. more

May 6, 2015 12:49 AM Dispatches 2 Comments

So that ended my time as a moral pacifist supporter of precision warfare. more

Apr 24, 2015 5:23 PM Magazine 2 Comments

The Obama administration wants to make Venezuela the new Cuba, and is losing friends in the process. more

Apr 9, 2015 2:42 PM Op-Eds

The Congressional Black Caucus should enthusiastically back the U.S.–Iran nuclear agreement. more

Apr 8, 2015 12:36 PM Op-Eds 2 Comments

Reaching an interim nuclear deal with Iran would have been difficult enough even without hardliners in both Iran and the United States seeking to undermine them. more

Apr 5, 2015 3:07 PM Dispatches

Just two years after Benjamin Netanyahu took office as leader of Israel for the first time nearly two decades ago, Palestinian writer Edward Said predicted he'd be a disaster for peacekeeping efforts between Israelis and Palestinians in the... more

Mar 19, 2015 3:18 PM Magazine

Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu’s speech before a joint session of Congress on March 3 was unprecedented in many ways. more

Mar 4, 2015 7:37 PM Dispatches 6 Comments

Like Abraham, who was ready to slaughter his son to please God, Netanyahu is ready to sacrifice Israel’s most vital interests for election victory. Image credit: AFP/Getty Images more

Mar 2, 2015 9:30 PM Op-Eds

Russian dissident intellectual Boris Kagarlitsky says that the American understanding of Russia is simplistic and deeply flawed. Image credit: Like.Fi more

Feb 23, 2015 5:01 PM Dispatches 3 Comments