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The Paradoxes of the Pacific Pivot

John Feffer | Posted 06.10.2013 | World
John Feffer

The "Pacific pivot" of the United States is nothing new. At the same time, it doesn't really exist. And yet, even though it doesn't exist, this pivot is partly responsible for the escalation of tensions in and around the Korean peninsula.

Guatemala Tomb May Hold Founder Of A Maya Dynasty

latimes.com | Thomas H. Maugh II | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

U.S. and Guatemalan archaeologists have found an unusually well-preserved burial chamber that they believe is the tomb of the founder of a Maya dynast...