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The US has little to show for 2 decades of war in Afghanistan — not even a mention at the presidential debates


Snapping back sanctions on Iran isn't going to get the Trump administration what it wants


Keeping US troops in Syria to counter Russia has the opposite effect



The US already fought a cold war with China — it went very badly


A deal between Iran and China shows that 'getting tough' doesn't solve the US's problems


How 'El Chapo' allegedly helped put one of Trump's 'proven partners' into power



A white man waving an AR-15 around in front of his mansion says much more about America than you’d think


China-bashing won't solve the US's problems with China


Now is the time for an economic stimulus in artificial intelligence — or the US could fall behind


Why German women voted for Hitler, in their own words


In the response to the coronavirus, allies and rivals are both seeing the limits of American power


The US and Iran could bring down tensions if they're willing to talk about one issue



As the coronavirus spreads, Americans have to flatten the misinformation curve too


Ceasefire or not, it's time to get out of America's longest war


A big element of US power is missing from Trump's Syria policy


Top lawmakers sent a letter to the Pentagon warning about special operations on the same day the official overseeing them resigned



Only Nixon could go to China, and maybe only Trump can end the war in Afghanistan


The 3-letter word that's missing from the showdown with Iran


Trump's decision not to let a US woman who joined ISIS return is the wrong one — and a dangerous one


Jesse Jackson has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease