More Troops in Afghanistan is a Huge Mistake

More Troops in Afghanistan is a Huge Mistake

After 15 years of U.S. occupation in Afghanistan, the Taliban controls more territory than at any point since the U.S. invasion that overthrew them in 2001, Phyllis Bennis tells Press TV.

Iraq in Fragments

The gulf between the rhetoric of withdrawal and the reality on the ground grows wider each day the occupation continues.

Free Trade Follies

Although Iraq is the defining foreign policy issue so far in the presidential race, China will no doubt be smuggled into the election through this rather stark contrast between the Republicans and Democrats over trade.

Second Thoughts

George W. Bush has probably pushed more people to the left than Noam Chomsky.

Letter to My Daughter

On the eve of the fifth anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq, a father discusses the war with his daughter.

The Quagmire in Iraq

Facts and figures on the mounting human and fiscal costs of the Iraq War to the United States and Iraq.

Adolescent Tantrum

One year ago, our greatest fear was that the president, still unable to master his hormones, would try to go mano a mano with Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.