Issues / Democracy & Governance
Human Rights Watch continues to face charges from activists, including Nobel Laureates, who say the group is too close to Washington to criticize U.S. foreign policy.
A two-year-old executive order has helped thousands of undocumented young people plan for their future, but their plans could be erased with the stroke of a pen.
How should a country react when its diplomats commit a crime and claim diplomatic immunity?
Hillary Clinton's Central American foreign policy blunder ought to darken her presidential prospects.
Scotland has a chance to obtain what’s been denied its people: sustainable economic growth, social justice, and, most of all, a Scotland-first approach.
Central American children fleeing poverty and gang violence are refugees—often from situations U.S. policies have helped to create—and they should be treated as such.
Decades of short-sighted, inhumane U.S. policies have brought a child refugee crisis to America's door.
Hungary, once a liberal democracy, regressed to a semi-autocratic regime.
Oxford professor Richard Caplan examines the challenges of exiting from state-building operations.
Border Patrol practices have created extensive "constitution-free zones" where civil liberties are routinely infringed.