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An Epochal Decline in American Global Power

The most volatile flashpoint In Beijing's grand strategy for breaking Washington's geopolitical grip over Eurasia lies in the contested waters between China's coast and the Pacific littoral, which the Chinese call "the first island chain."

Alfred W. McCoy ·


Dr. King's 1967 Anti-War Speech Was Unpopular, But Prophetic

He knew that if not resisted, 'adventures like Vietnam' would continue to eat away at American society.

William Hartung ·


In South Africa as in Palestine: Why We Must Protect the Legacy of Desmond Tutu

Because of Tutu, we are constantly reminded that Israeli apartheid in Palestine must be fought with the same ferocity, will, and moral fortitude as that of South Africa.

Ramzy Baroud ·


An All-Out War on Democracy Is Now Underway in the US

In this ominous historical moment, clarity about how we got here and where we are now is vital.

Norman Solomon ·


P5 Pledge to Avoid Nuclear War Is a Step in the Right Direction

With this statement, five of the world's most powerful nations came together for the first time in a pledge to avoid nuclear war, and this should still be celebrated.

Sitara Noor ·


Hawks Restart Deranged Push for War With Iran

With negotiations to rejoin the nuclear deal showing promise, JCPOA opponents are going all in.

Joe Cirincione ·


Untangling Ourselves From the Dark Side of War

Waging war, or not, is a choice. Mainstream geopolitical reporting pretty much ignores this miniscule reality and covers the ever-simmering possibility of war.

Robert C. Koehler ·


10 Reasons the OAS Secretary-General Must Go

He is quite possibly the worst leader since the OAS was founded in 1948.

Leonardo Flores ·


Massive Labor Uprising Expected in South Korea on January 15

Workers, farmers and the urban poor, battered by the pandemic, are demanding labor protections and structural reforms.

Minju Bae ·


The Very Dangerous New Cold War in Asia That Nobody Should Want

Washington tightens the noose around China.

Michael T. Klare ·

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