Article Archive

Tiny Qatar Digs In Amid Gulf Blockade and Washington Intrigue

Against backdrop of Tillerson firing and revelations of Kushner meddling, ambassador opens up on the neighborhood bullies.

March 16, 2018

U.S. Saudi Lobby in Overdrive Ahead of Prince MbS ‘Roadshow’

Formidable network of beltway players were paid for years to whitewash the blemishes and promote the Kingdom’s interests.

March 2, 2018

The Burn Pit Vets Have Won a Victory, But to What End?

To answer that, TAC is hosting a screening of a new film challenging the government over the toxic exposure of recent war vets.

February 21, 2018

John Yoo: President Can Wage War Without Congressional Declaration

A debate featuring author of torture memo and Bruce Fein saw more rationalizing of the executive’s massive powers.

February 9, 2018

Robert Parry: When ‘Independent’ Journalism Meant Something

The late publisher of Consortium News was a trailblazer who held lazy reporters and groupthink in the highest contempt.

February 2, 2018

Neoconning the Trump White House

Washington’s well-funded web of interventionist elites is quietly populating the president’s national security circle, again.

January 16, 2018

Sessions Unleashes the Hounds on Pro-Pot States

With billions of dollars and the will of the voters at stake, critics say this is one flip-flop Trump can’t afford.

January 5, 2018

F-35 Strike Fighter Success: Real or Simulated?

Amid bad news, Lockheed takes victory lap in the Beltway bubble.

November 17, 2017

Watch Full Video of TAC’s Foreign Policy Conference

Leading scholars, journalists, and policy experts debate the outlook for realism & restraint in the Trump era.

November 3, 2017

Afghan Soldiers Went AWOL in America for Years

And that’s the least of our problems.

October 30, 2017

Bowe Bergdahl Was ‘Guilty’ All Along

Hyper-politicized persecution began when his thoughts on war came to light.

October 17, 2017

Burn Pits’ Legacy: ‘Delay, Deny, Hope They Die’

A new indie doc tells the shocking story of how so many veterans got sick.

October 9, 2017

Is Tom Cotton’s Inner Realist Struggling to Get Out?

Hawkish senator raised eyebrows with talk of ‘endless wars.’

September 21, 2017

Haley Debuts Trump’s Case for Ending Iran Nuke Deal

Ambassador warns Iran may start a nuclear war.

September 6, 2017

RIP Walter Becker: The Edgy, Impish Half of Steely Dan

Guitarist-songwriter helped duo transcend the conformity and narcissism of the age.

September 3, 2017

Pardon Me? Rep. Rohrabacher’s Curious Visit With Assange

Congressman: Wikileaks has info that would “demolish” Russian hack narrative.

August 21, 2017

Chinese Troops Moving Next Door to U.S. Base in Horn of Africa

Rivals winning influence as Trump chooses bombs over bread across continent.

July 24, 2017

Dr. Strangelove and the Los Alamos Nuclear Fiasco

Farming out the nuclear arsenal turned out to be radioactive.

July 13, 2017

Facing the Human Wreckage of War

An alternative WWII history invokes ‘moral injury’ in context of Pacific War.

June 19, 2017

How Saudi Arabia Tricked American Veterans

The longstanding U.S. ally lobbies Washington with unwitting domestic surrogates.

April 27, 2017