US Military

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Inciting public protests and a walkout by opposition lawmakers, Japan's lower house of parliament passed a set of controversial security bills on Thursday, paving the way for the country's military to potentially fight abroad for the first time since World War II. The move offered further evidence of the pacifist nation's march toward militarism,...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Former President George W. Bush pictured in 2007. (Photo: USCG/Telfair H. Brown/public domain)
Former President George W. Bush is attracting a flurry of renewed criticism...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Even as it admitted that human rights conditions in the country remain poor,...