Fewer veterans are serving in high office in the United States. It's no coincidence that America is going off the rails.
Looking back at a troubling 2012 filled with progress and peril, it's hard to determine whether the United States is winning this war.
From Turkey to Congo, next year's wars threaten global stability.
Bangladeshis want a reckoning with their bloody past. But they can do it without partisanship?
Four reminders about just how entrenched guns are in American society.
Four brave journalists weigh in on what it's like to cover Syria.
Could survivalism really have played a role in Friday's massacre?
Are we all going to die from an Iranian-built, North Korean ICBM?
Why do neocon Republicans hate Chuck Hagel so much? Because of what he would do as secretary of defense.
The Petraeus affair may be over, as far as the media circus is concerned. But its baleful aftereffects linger on.
Yemenis hope that a planned National Dialogue will save the revolution. But what abut the guys with the guns?
Responses to John Arquilla's "The Big Kill."
Could New Delhi's growing naval force change the balance of power in the Pacific?
As the net flow of immigrants from Mexico nears zero, violent and impoverished Central American countries have emerged as the fastest-rising source of illegal immigrants to the U.S.
Posse Comitatus meets the 21st century.
How did 1,000 skinny militiamen in rubber boots conquer a city of 1 million people in a matter of hours?
Can Republicans find their way out of the foreign-policy wilderness?