"I recall noticing a distinct lack of jubilance on the part of the ruling class when it woke up one day and found its reliable enemy (Soviet Union) had ceased to exist. Since then, the ruling class has engaged in a series of attempts to find...
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Moscow's national-security interests are clear. Washington's are as well, albeit unrelated to the security of the nation in any meaningful sense. Given the stakes, the hard line being pushed against Russia can't solely be attributed to
If one tried to design a foreign policy to embroil Americans in endless conflicts that would otherwise be quite remote, one could hardly do better than recent presidents of the United States.
The secretive US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is developing a device that will plug directly into the brain and transmit images, bypassing the optical system altogether, according to reports.
Obama hasn't ruled out sending weapons to Kiev if the latest ceasefire breaks down. What's actually driving the hard line against Russia?
The Obama administration will permit the widespread export of armed drones, to provide allied nations with weapons that have become a cornerstone of US counterterrorism strategy but whose remote power to kill is
Barack Obama, after six months of fighting against the brutal group ISIS, has finally decided to ask for congressional approval of his war. He, like the Bushes before him, maintained that he already had the authority to go to war but only asked for C
Moscow would see any decision by the United States to give Ukraine lethal weapons as a threat to Russia's security, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Alexander Lukashevich said on Thursday.
Why, after 100+ years of almost non-stop war, has the most expensive and most heavily equipped military not delivered a coup de grace? It can't possibly be a lack of money, or manpower, or believers. It has an abundance of all of that.
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For government and government trained killers are about death, destruction and coercion. They are the Hannibal Lecters of our daily experience. They squeeze our wallets, they regulate us, they imprison some of us, kill others...