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    Why no retired generals oppose America’s forever wars

    Danny Sjursen | Updated at 12:00am on February 25, 2020

    THERE once lived an odd little man — five feet nine inches tall and barely 140 pounds sopping wet — who rocked the lecture circuit...

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    ‘America First’ vs ‘Make in India’ as Modi hosts Trump

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 01:58am on February 24, 2020

    Trade ties between the United States and India have long been problematic but under ‘America First’ president Donald Trump and ‘Make in India’ prime minister...

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    Making sense of the age of carnage

    Tom Engelhardt | Updated at 12:00am on February 15, 2020

    MY FIRST question is simple enough: After 18-plus years of our forever wars, where are all the questions? Almost two decades of failing American wars...

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    America and Israel against the world

    Danny Sjursen | Updated at 12:00am on February 14, 2020

    MY SPOTIFY workout playlist is a time warp. Growing up in a blue-collar neighbourhood of New York City in the 1990s and early 2000s, listening...

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    American ideals at heart of Assange extradition case

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2020

    The WikiLeaks publisher saw his free software project as a powerful tool for democracy, writes Nozomi Hayase ON JANUARY 13, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared...

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    The global war of error

    Tom Engelhardt | Updated at 12:00am on January 12, 2020

    YES, our infrastructure stinks, our schools are failing, this country’s a nightmare of inequality and there’s a self-promoting madman in the White House, so isn’t...

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    Taliban unbound?

    Touqir Hussain | Updated at 12:00am on January 03, 2020

    AFTER having fought a flawed war in Afghanistan for 18 years — termed by scholars Samuel Moyn and Stephen Wertheim as ‘the infinity war’ —...

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    New Boeing CEO is corporate veteran who will be tested

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:43pm on December 25, 2019

    Throughout a storied career in corporate America, David Calhoun has risen through the ranks at General Electric, taken Nielsen Holdings public and helped manage private...

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    War, lies and failure

    Zahid Hussain | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2019

    IT WAS an unwinnable conflict but lies covered the failure. For almost two decades, the American people have been misled by their leaders over a...

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    A changing world

    Irfan Husain | Updated at 12:00am on December 10, 2019

    SOME conflicts leave relatively small footprints; others cause ripples in the space-time continuum. Small wars like the ones America launched against Panama and Belize, for...