Issues / Democracy & Governance
A likely vote of no confidence in Portugal’s hard-right government will signify whether voters in the EU can still choose their own government.
To reverse his fortune at the polls, Erdogan reignited Turkey’s war with the Kurds, stood silent while mobs attacked his opponents, and unilaterally altered the constitutional role of his office.
Hillary Clinton’s delegation of duties as secretary of state stands in direct opposition to John Kerry and his hands-on management.
Amid rising violence against human rights defenders, Guatemalan activists are counting on an emboldened civil society to take on their next president.
Until recently, Korean Americans were all but written out of the U.S. history of the Korean War. A rising group of artists, oral historians, and community members is writing them back in.
Let's say the U.S. actually curbed its military adventurism, reeled in the Pentagon budget, and closed its global network of bases. Then what?
Peace is for dreamers and supporting despotic regimes is SOP.
Where other climate change documentaries may counsel despair, Naomi Klein's "This Changes Everything" offers hope.
The former secretary of state attacked the NSA whistleblower without bothering to get her facts straight.
The victory of Canada's Liberal Party was a mixed one for the country's left. But from pulling out of Syria to (maybe) legalizing marijuana, they're welcoming the change in governance.