At War in the Garden of Eden
August 10, 2015

Christian militia and ISIS invaders fight for Iraq’s Nineveh Plains.

Can Humanitarian Intervention Be Saved From Its Friends?
July 24, 2015

A new generation of Democrats have pushed the language of liberal interventionism underground.

Meet the Manliest Journalist in America: Me
July 15, 2015

I, Elspeth Reeve, am the manliest journalist in the world.

A Liberator, But Never Free
May 17, 2015

Letters fom an Army doctor who helped free the Dachau concentration camp in 1945 have resurfaced, raising questions about the G.I.’s we know only as heroes.

Why Do We Love Batman But Hate Superman?
April 21, 2015

"Sure let's cheer on the billionaire as he beats down the poor farm guy who grew up feeling othered."

No, ISIS' Attack on Palestinians Doesn't Expose a Double Standard on Israel
April 10, 2015

Staunch defenders of Israel claim there is—and thus, unwittingly compare the country's actions with the Islamic State's.

Bowe Bergdahl Wasn't a "Coward"
March 27, 2015

Before you reach for one of the most serious epithets in the language, make sure it fits.

What Compelled O'Reilly and Williams to Make Up War Stories?
February 26, 2015

When news and entertainment collide...

Obama Isn't Ready to Give Up His Broad War Powers
February 12, 2015

His new war authorization against ISIS is too open-ended.

Brian Williams Is Being Punished for Something Every Human Does
February 11, 2015

Unreliable memory is a feature, not a bug, of the human brain.