Why the danger of US war with North Korea is so high right now. (September 2017)
The US keeps steering toward a collision course with North Korea. (August 2017)
North Korea’s nuclear weapons program is a response to US military threats that have escalated since the end of the Cold War.
Tensions rise as the US and South Korea conduct their annual rehearsal of an assault on the North. Meanwhile, the South may elect a president who promises to dial back the belligerence. (April 2017)
The struggles that shaped Nelson Mandela’s character and outlook before his 27-year stint in prison (obituary, 2013).
The Al Shabab militia attacks patrons at an upscale mall to retaliate for Kenya’s 2011 invasion of Somalia. Israeli commandos help Kenya re-take the mall. (2013)
The message of the widely viewed “Kony 2012” video and social media campaign is simple: People should support continued U.S. military Continue reading
Residents of Southern Sudan voted in January 2011 to establish independence from the North after a long civil war. The US Continue reading