Americans as a nation still see weaponry as a solution rather than a problem. Every time there is some mass killing, weapon sales increase.
Even though U.S. media and social networks are controlled by the state, the report claimed, 'it’s impossible to hide that the country is mortally ill with racism'.
Can Haider al-Abadi form the new government that Obama is counting on? Given the pace of events since the air strikes began, the crisis may look very different by the time we find out.
The 1033 program encourages not just escalation on the streets of Ferguson but countless SWAT team deployments that never go reported.
The White House publicly justified its hits by Americanising the threat. U.S. citizens, they said, were in danger.
Barack Obama - the president who never wanted to deal with foreign policy at all, and who appears frighteningly out of his depth - may have to come to terms with the fact that the world cannot just be told to go away and leave the only remaining superpower in peace.