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Tag: War and National Security

Stephen Milder

German leaders have responded to war in Ukraine with huge increases in defense spending, breaking with the culture of pacifism that emerged after World War II and marking a new wave of militarization.

David Barsamian, Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky on lies, crimes, and savage capitalism.

Chris Blattman

To discern why we fight, we should ask why we do not.

Sophia Goodfriend

Two new books examine the ordinary roots of our extraordinary regime of high-tech monitoring.

Rajan Menon

As the war continues with no end in sight, the country’s ability to prevail at the front will depend on how badly the war damages life on the ground.

Feisal G. Mohamed

The legal doctrine of "superior responsibility" makes the Russian president liable for war crimes committed in Ukraine.

Edin Hajdarpašić
On war and belonging, thirty years after the siege of Sarajevo began.
Raja Shehadeh

Remembering the Nakba is not optional.

Marta Figlerowicz
Poland and Russia both think of Ukraine as a seat of authentic Slavic culture. A new translation of Józef Czapski’s war memoir highlights how this has often clashed with Ukraine’s independence.