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Posted on: Oct 7, 2013, Source: The Guardian

A Defense Department program transfers military-grade weapons and vehicles to local law enforcement. It's the last thing we need.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2008, Source: Foreign Policy in Focus

The famous critic lays out the emerging alternatives to the U.S.-dominated international financial institutions of the last century.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2008, Source: Foreign Policy in Focus

Calling this country secure is not only indefensible but unethical.

Posted on: Jan 16, 2008, Source: Foreign Policy in Focus

Two of America's greatest foreign policy debacles have shaped the "straight-talker's" unbridled militarism.

Posted on: Mar 19, 2007, Source: Foreign Policy in Focus

From foreign governments to U.S. mayors to mega-retailers like Wal-Mart, everyone is going "green." When will Congress get on board?

Posted on: Feb 25, 2007, Source: Foreign Policy in Focus

Noam Chomsky explains what he thinks the U.S. will do to Iran, what is really at stake for America in Iraq, and why Palestinians are more likely to uphold their peace agreements than Israelis.