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Legacy of US' 1958 Lebanon invasion
First American invasion of the Middle East 55 years ago set the stage for further intervention.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2013 12:47 GMT
Sucking up to the military brass
Whether in Afghanistan, Africa or Washington, the US military controls the lion's share of the money and resources.
William J. Astore
Last updated: 04 Dec 2012 10:04 GMT
The golden age of special operations
Obama's focus on special ops and secret drone wars open the door to an imperial presidency with no accountability.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2012 07:26 GMT
Equality in army and society
It is time to accept that women and men are equal even in war, says author.
Last updated: 16 May 2012 11:29 GMT
Sinking the petrodollar in the oil-laden Gulf
With a history of coups, interventions and weapon sales, what new action could possibly go wrong?
Last updated: 24 Jan 2012 08:50 GMT
The rock party is over
The Republican party has transformed itself since the 1980s with the evaporation of the old establishment, says writer.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2011 11:34 GMT
Washington's three-ring circus
Madness prevails in the US capital as the August 2 deadline to raise the debt ceiling approaches.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2011 13:41 GMT
Gingrich set to join White House race
Conservative standard bearer ranks among best-known Republican candidates for next year's presidential elections.
Last updated: 10 May 2011 08:02 GMT
Mubarak's phantom presidency
As the world watches Egyptian society transform, various interest groups jockey for position in the new political order.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2011 15:17 GMT
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