Mordecai Briemberg | Canada has a reputation as a peaceful nation, yet the arms industry is alive and well here and providing weapons that fuel wars around the world.
Nima Maleki | The proposed U.S. defence budget will increase expenditures by almost 4 per cent and help maintain that country's share of nearly half of all global military spending.
Nima Maleki | Iran's air defence may be boosted by Russia, it's conflict with Kurdish seperatists continue, and the Iranian parliament opposes yet another of president Ahmadinejad's bills.
Amy Goodman | While the Nobels recognize lifetime achievements, and Sweden is a paragon among progressive, social democracies, there is another side to Sweden and the Nobels that warrants a closer look.