American voters deserve careful scrutiny of the candidates' positions on individual conflicts.
So far, they don't seem to have actually closed the borders. But his threat probably has a different aim.
The documentary Coup 53 explores how a seemingly easy regime change wrecked U.S. foreign policy for decades.
"The best aspect of the Trump foreign policy is that he has revealed the mind of the foreign policy establishment," says historian Thaddeus Russell. "The worst part... he's a mass murderer just like the rest of them."
The president’s accidental vision of a war-free second term.
Statements by China, Iran, Russia, Venezuela, and North Korea use U.S. violence against protesters and journalists to point out American hypocrisy on the global stage.
The upheaval over police abuses has damaged America's image in the world, especially coming on the heels of other blows to American "soft power." We can and should do better.
The coronavirus pandemic should certainly occasion more prudence at the Pentagon in strategy and spending alike.
Keeping up maximum pressure is a dangerous distraction for the United States and catastrophic for the Iranian people.
"Does this advance American safety and security? Does it make Americans freer and more prosperous? The answer is no."
U.S. Justice Department Charges Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro With Drug Trafficking, Corruption
The DOJ has accused Maduro of using "cocaine as a weapon" to devastate American cities.
Left unspecified: how many U.S. troops would be coming home, and when
The modicum of restraint expressed by the former South Bend mayor earned him immediate scorn from conservatives.
The framers of the Constitution were quite right that wars should be difficult to start and easy to end.
Republicans are setting a dangerous precedent they may come to regret the next time a Democrat occupies the White House.
John Bolton's account of the Trump-ordered freeze on military aid to Ukraine highlights a contradiction at the heart of the president's defense.
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The Trump administration is treating people of Iranian origin like a potential fifth column.
Senators who take their constitutional responsibilities seriously would seek more evidence about Trump's motive for the aid freeze.
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The nation's only female Olympic medalist says she has permanently left the Islamic Republic due to the oppression of women.
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Trump's Speech Confirms That Soleimani Strike Didn't Prevent Imminent Attack or Make Americans Safer
But what has the saber-rattling of the past week accomplished for the United States?
Trumpists Who Attacked the 'Deep State' Now Instinctively Trust U.S. Intelligence Agencies About the Soleimani Strike
Be skeptical of the spymasters.
After the assassination of the Iranian general, Trump's supporters should admit they were wrong that he was anti-war.
Who Poses the Greater Threat to Peace: An Impetuous President or 'Experienced Advisers' Who Are Disastrously Wrong?
History shows that expertise is not the same as wisdom.
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Killing the longtime chief of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard can't be good for avoiding another Middle Eastern war.
The Council on Foreign Relations survey of foreign policy experts finds "more threats...likely to require a U.S. military response in 2020 than ever before."
Several dozen protesters tried to storm the American embassy in Baghdad in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes in the country over the weekend.
Many of the president's beefs are frivolous, but he is right that impeachment has been rushed.
If I were Trump, I would not want to find out.
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The gaps in the record invite the public to dismiss impeachment as a purely partisan exercise.
America's exit from Iraq could benefit both Iraqis and Americans.