What Obama Can Learn From Scotland

As the Scots begin tackling their rising incarceration problem, America should learn from them.

Iran’s Fateful Choice

Reformers and hardliners continue to face off in Iran. What can the United States do to encourage peaceful change?

Review: ‘Daybreak: Undoing The Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union’

David Swanson exposes the crimes of the Bush-Cheney regime and calls for a more perfect union.

Review: ‘Shopping for Bombs: Nuclear Proliferation, Global Insecurity, and the Rise and Fall of the A.Q. Khan Network’

The breadth of A.Q. Khan’s nuclear proliferation is revealed in Gordon Corera’s provocative exposÈ.

Rethinking Iran

Despite the belligerent talk from Western media, Iran is responding to internal and external pressure more than you think.

Review: ‘Guardians of the Revolution’

In this new book, Ray Takeyh argues for engaging Iran rather than isolating it.