Issues / Energy
To hear Saudi leaders tell it, the kingdom is under constant threat from Iran. But graver threats of their own making lurk at home.
U.S. foreign policy is dangerous, undemocratic, and deeply out of sync with real global challenges. Is continuous war inevitable, or can we change course?
The G7 says they want to wean the world off climate-changing fuels. But not till 2100.
What the Iran deal means for Tehran's nuclear program — and for the future of the Middle East.
Like Iran, South Africa doesn’t like being told what to do with its nuclear material by the United States, a country rich in all things nuclear.
Washington is responsible for a plethora of global calamities. But Putin's Russia isn't offering an appealing alternative at all.
Even a superpower can’t maintain dominance in every domain and also effectively address big-ticket items like climate change.
Three reasons to be (a little) cheerful about the state of the world last year.
The developed world has pledged $9.5 billion to help fight climate change. But it's going to take hundreds of billions more.
With bated breath, we await the November 24 deadline for a nuclear deal with Iran.