How Biden Flubbed Town Hall Foreign Policy Question

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, Popular Resistance. -

Toward the end of Joe Biden’s October 15 town hall session, a Trump supporter asked Biden the only foreign policy question of the night. “So peace is breaking out all over the world,” the [...]

Foreign Policy Of This Country Has To Reject US Exceptionalism

By Janine Jackson, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

Describing the Democratic presidential candidates after a debate back in January, our next guest noted that they had “talked some about what it means to be the commander-in-chief,” but not [...]

The Policy Of Maximum Pressure Against Iran Has Failed

By Reese Erlich, Foreign Correspondent. -

Depending on what policy the United States adopts after the elections, Sahimi expects “the response to come at a later time and in a manner and at locations where neither Israel nor the US would [...]

Time To Rethink The US-ROK Alliance

By John Feffer,  Foreign Policy In Focus. -

Perhaps it’s time for South Korea, then, to assert more independence and become a master of its own fate. Above all, that will require a reconsideration of the military alliance with the United [...]

Creating The Enemies They Need: Militarism’s Strange Bedfellows

By Danny Sjursen, Responsible Statecraft. -

Listen to America’s imperial proconsuls long enough and they often let slip something approaching truth — perhaps exceptionalist confession is more accurate. Take Admiral Craig S. Faller, [...]

US Foreign Policy Is Becoming Unhinged

By Moon of Alabama, Information Clearinghouse. -

The Trump administration is reacting to the pandemic stress by lashing out at perceived internal and external enemies. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is leading the external onslaught. UN [...]

The Decline Of International Law

By Richard Falk. -

There is widespread agreement that international law is experiencing a sharp decline in relevance when it comes to foreign policy, especially in the eye of the public. At first glance, this seems [...]

American Muslims To Democrats: ‘Palestine Is A Foreign Policy Priority’

By Azad Essa, Middleeasteye.net -

Activists and academics gathered in Chicago over the weekend for the 12th annual American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) convention, calling on American Muslims and the Democratic Party to [...]

New US Oil Empire Built On Sand: Implications For The Economy & Foreign Policy

By F. William Engdahl, Journal-neo.org -

The idea of extracting oil or natural gas embedded in shale rocks has been known for years. However shale oil, or tight oil as it is known, first became economical with introduction of new [...]

Making Foreign Policy Part Of Election

By Yvesengler.com -

Canada’s contribution to the climate crisis, anti-Palestinian policies, support for an illegitimate Haitian president, interference in Venezuela’s affairs, NATO deployments and arms sales to [...]

Media Can’t Even Tell The Truth About Foreign Policy History

By Staff, Yvesengler.com -

Media coverage of Canadian foreign policy is uniquely one-sided and biased. It’s so bad that few readers, listeners or viewers will have ever seen or heard an honest analysis of this country’s [...]

Soleimani’s Support Boosts Zarif, Isolates Iran’s Hard-Liners

By Sina Toossi, Al-monitor.com -

News of Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif's abrupt resignation late on Feb. 25 spurred celebration and joy among Iran's powerful hard-liners. "The disgraceful JCPOA [Joint Comprehensive Plan [...]

William Blum, Renowned U.S. Foreign Policy Critic, Dead At 85

By Chris Agee and Louis Wolf, Informationclearinghouse.info -

December 10, 2018 "Information Clearing House" -    William Blum died in Virginia on December 9, 2018. He was surrounded by friends and family after falling in his Washington D.C. apartment and [...]

Two Thirds Of “Progressive” Democratic Congressional Candidates Completely Silent on Foreign Policy

By Bruce A. Dixon, Blackagendareport.com -

To achieve a Democratic majority in the US House of Representatives Democrats must overcome the result of two decades of relentless Republican gerrymandering in state legislatures. Traditionally [...]