Strategic Dialogue: Libya War

Robert Naiman and Ian Williams go head to head on the Libyan War.

Surprise War for Regime Change in Libya is the Wrong Path

The Obama administration is selling the U.S. public a pig in a poke with its military intervention in Libya.

Obama: Say Yes to Afghan Peace Talks

Hamid Karzai is coming to Washington. It’s time to take up his offer to negotiate an end to the war.

‘Going Local’ in Afghanistan

A response to David Castonguay’s In Praise of Warlords.

Legitimacy in Afghanistan

Escalation has just brought more death and destruction. More escalation could close off opportunities for a political solution.

U.S. Should Act to Open the Board Meetings of the IFIs

The international financial institutions (IFIs), particularly the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank, but also including the regional development banks such as the Asian Development Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank, have come under unprecedented criticism in the United States.

Why We Must Open the Meetings of the IMF and World Bank Boards: The Case of User Fees on Primary Healthcare in Tanzania

One of the most controversial “structural adjustment” policies promoted by the World Bank and the IMF is the imposition of user fees on primary healthcare and education