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President Bush, center, pauses during remarks about the Middle East at the State Department on Monday, Aug. 14, 2006 in Washington. From left is Vice President Dick Cheney, Bush, and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
June 20, 2014 | Perspectives

Andrew Bacevich asserts that the “impoverished state of US foreign-policy discourse is laid bare” in a recent New Republic essay by historian Robert Kagan lauded by some as “brilliant.” Continue reading

Former Vice President Dick Cheney is introduced during the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Dallas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 19, 2014 | News & Notes

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U.S. Navy Seals train with a SH-60F Seahawk helicopter on the flight deck of the USS Enterprise. October 2001. (AP Photo/U.S. Navy, Lance H. Mayhew Jr.)
June 12, 2014 | Perspectives

No matter how often you cite the use of military force to “stabilize” or “protect” or “liberate” countries or regions, it is a destabilizing force. Continue reading

A SWAT team officer stands watch near an apartment house where the suspect in a shooting at a movie theatre lived in Aurora, Colo., Friday, July 20, 2012. As many as 14 people were killed and 50 injured at a shooting at the Century 16 movie theatre early Friday during the showing of the latest Batman movie. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)
June 9, 2014 | News & Notes

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June 4, 2014 | News & Notes

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Demonstrators protesting for $15/hour wages and proper treatment for fast-food workers march in downtown Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
June 3, 2014 | News & Notes

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Alex Phillips of Paradise, Texas, poses for a portrait holding his rifle, as he and members of the Open Carry Tarrant county group gathered for a demonstration, Thursday, May 29, 2014, in Haltom City, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
June 2, 2014 | News & Notes

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A foreclosed house sign with sale pending. March 2011. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)
May 28, 2014 | News & Notes

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Seaman Daniel Odoi of the Navy Operational Support Center of New York City presents the American flag during a Memorial Day wreath laying at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island, Monday, May 27, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
May 25, 2014 | On Democracy

The holiday makes the news of abuses and preventable deaths in the veterans medical system even more poignant. Continue reading

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March 31, 2014 | Blog

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President Bush, center, stands over a map as he is briefed at Al-Asad Airbase in Anbar province, Iraq, Monday, Sept. 3, 2007. President Bush made a surprise visit to Iraq on Monday, using the war zone as a backdrop to argue his case that the buildup of U.S. troops is helping stabilizing the nation. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
March 4, 2014 | Blog

The US isn’t getting any less powerful, but its power is growing more irrelevant. Continue reading

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January 31, 2014 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ. Continue reading

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. marches in a line of men with arms linked during the March on Washington. August 1963. (AP Photo)
January 20, 2014 | Blog

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Despite a dwindling pool of bugler players, Navy veteran and long-time musician Boyce Fowler, photographed keeps the art of Taps alive by playing at military burials at Fort Harrison, Mont. October 2008. (AP Photo/The Independent Record, Lisa Kunkel)
January 14, 2014 | Blog

The United States no longer knows how to win wars, but it continues to start them. Continue reading

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December 2, 2013 | Blog

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