A hard-right Trump donor wants to finance an embassy move that puts the U.S. at odds with international law.
There are no peace talks underway that might be threatened by U.S. recognition of Jerusalem. But the move makes peace in the war-torn region far less likely.
It’s time for the world to consider sanctioning the U.S. and companies who benefit from its efforts to undermine climate action.
Father Miguel D’Escoto Brockmann was a man who spoke truth to power and expected others to do the same.
What does it mean for international relations when the most powerful country in the world becomes a pariah state?
As the president-elect promises to increase military spending, we must reflect on what comes with war.
Beltway pundits are far more supportive of Israeli settlements than the American public.
The U.S. conducts drone strikes worldwide with relative impunity. But when the first strike hits the United States, the real blowback will begin.
In a world awash with weak states, powerful weapons, and crumbling institutions, conflicts can easily continue for generations — and perhaps never end.
Housing demolitions create an environment of constant anxiety for Palestinians in the West Bank and Jerusalem, increasing the likelihood of violent retaliation.
John Kerry may have just accidentally earned himself a Nobel Peace Prize.
International law exists in theory, not practice.
A more stable U.S.-China relationship is needed to avoid great-power conflict in the South China Sea.
Governments kill on our behalf. This arrangement is a form of social contract, which means that governments are basically contract killers.