Issues / Democracy & Governance
Former Hamas leader Meshal envisions himself replacing the aging Mahmoud Abbas as head of the Palestinian Authority.
Thanks in part to U.S. announcement of deployment of an ABM system in Japan, the smoldering between Japan and China could burst into open flames.
As Syrian society slowly disintegrates, non-aligned states from the developing world may show the way forward to a diplomatic resolution.
The author returns to East-Central Europe amidst concerns that its governments are showing signs of greater authoritarianism.
The deadly attack on U.S. diplomatic personnel in Libya raises a whole host of uncomfortable questions.
Afghanistan can't prosecute its way out of rampant corruption.
Once again, Pastor Terry Jones takes advantage of free speech.
With China and the United States enabling each other to avoid meaningful emission reductions, the rest of the developing world must take the lead.
Barack Obama is a smart guy. So why has he spent the last four years executing such a dumb foreign policy?
In the end, what are nuclear weapons, but war writ large?