By Travis Waldron on December 4, 2013
Brazil is increasing security efforts to allay concerns ahead of the World Cup -- but what will that mean for a country already plagued by police brutality once the tournament is over?
By Ben Armbruster on December 4, 2013
Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) thinks the United States should use tactical nuclear weapons on Iran if it decides to use military force against its nuclear program.
By Ken Gude, Guest Blogger on December 3, 2013
As Congress focuses on reducing spending, it routinely ignores the billions of dollars wasted keeping Guantanamo Bay open.
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By Ben Armbruster on December 3, 2013
A new poll shows that Members of Congress pushing for more sanctions on Iran have limited public support.
While a bipartisan group works to put more sanctions on Iran, their colleagues are beginning to push back.
By Ben Armbruster on December 2, 2013
Senators pushing more sanctions on Iran say allowing Iran to enrich uranium violates United Nations resolutions. Experts disagree.
By Adam Peck on November 29, 2013
Children make up over half of all refugees who have fled the war-torn country, and most of them are younger than 12.
By Ben Armbruster on November 27, 2013
Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY), who co-sponsored a recent bill for more sanctions on Iran, says the Senate should give the Obama administration space to negotiate.
By Judd Legum on November 27, 2013
The internet is ablaze with some fairly shocking news: Obama is 'closing the Vatican embassy!' We look at the facts.
Neocons and war hawks in the U.S. don't like the Iran deal, but the American people do.