Stories about Foreign Policy

Eight ‘Big Ideas’ at MoveOn Forum

Candidate platforms show how much the politics of the Democratic Party have moved to the left.

Bernie and Biden: A foreign policy analysis

Two of the leading Democratic presidential contenders have spent decades in DC. Here's a look at their records on war, interventionism, and other key issues.

Will Julian Assange get a fair trial in the US?

He's pissed off pretty much everyone with any power in Washington DC.

Venezuela: Democratic uprising or US coup?

Trump is strangling the country while US oil companies envision big profits.

Trump: The sudden anti-war champion?

Sorting out the president's impetuous moves in Syria and Afghanistan

Sex, Russia, and impeachment

Blaming Trump's victory on Russia is not a smart narrative for Democrats, and could backfire.

Senate tumult reflects popular discontent with Yemen War

International relief organizations consider the conflict the world's worst humanitarian crisis. Now, it seems, the US is paying attention.

Murder of Saudi journalist builds opposition to Yemen war

Mid-term elections could reverse Trump policies

Assassination of Philippine leader 35 years ago holds lessons for today

Aquino's death set in place a people's revolution in a country once again controlled by an authoritarian ruler.

Trump, the Deep State, and grassroots democracy

Understanding the two political narratives competing for public attention today - and the one that gets all the news media attention