Guns. In a country with more than 300 million of them, a country that’s recently been swept up in a round of protests over the endless killing sprees they permit, you’d think I might have had more experience with them...

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The lessons of history? Who needs them? Certainly not Washington's present cast of characters, a crew in flight from history, the past, or knowledge of more or less any sort...

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The purpose of all wars, is peace...

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Amid the intense coverage of Russian cyber-maneuvering and North Korean missile threats, another kind of great-power rivalry has been playing out quietly in the Indian and Pacific oceans...

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Sometimes I get sick of saying it, but just when you thought it couldn’t get any worse…

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hink of it as the most momentous military planning on Earth right now...

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It’s one of those stories of the century that somehow never gets treated that way...

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The women asked if a ban might be on the table. Everything is on the table, they recall being told.

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