Issues / Democracy & Governance
Europe should be the world's superpower. So why is it on the verge of collapse?
Just like the Islamist State, Saudi Arabia flogs and prescribes hanging and stoning to death.
Are India's anti-Muslim outbursts coming from rogue politicians, or are they directed by the prime minister?
How one Korean-American woman got tangled up with the South Korean security state after a life-changing visit to the North.
Irish activists fighting a plan to increase the cost of water have an unlikely ally in their corner: the Detroit Water Brigade.
The U.S. government couldn’t resist the temptation to conflate U.S.-Palestinian charities with terrorist organizations.
Frontline ignores the role that the Harvard Economics Department played in post-Soviet privatization and the ensuing corruption.
Lustration ― screening of officials for their ties to Communist-era secret police ― is of little consequence to the new generation of East-Central Europe politicians.
The U.S. government continues to turn a blind eye to the medieval forms of torture meted out by its Saudi allies.
Five years after the devastating earthquake, has Haiti fallen into de facto dictatorship?