Issues / Democracy & Governance
While Israel uses soccer to bolster its international image, it has violently oppressed the Palestinian national soccer team.
Beset by infighting among militias and rampant arms trafficking, Libya in 2014 is a cautionary tale about the long-term consequences of military intervention.
As Post-Mubarak Egypt continues its turbulent transition, the United States has been sidelined by Egypt's generals.
Chagossian soccer players hope to leverage the World Cup into passage home to the Chagos islands, from which they were evicted by the U.S. and British.
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's release proves Obama can do more to fulfill his pledge of closing down the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay.
Hungarians can be a mistrustful lot.
Yes, the far right performed well in Europe's elections. But wherever voters had a clear choice between economic democracy and right-wing xenophobia, they went left.
It may only be Sudan that can pave the way towards sustainable peace in South Sudan.
Nearly one-fifth of seats in the European Parliament will now be held by parties devoted to destroying it from within.
We are not passive objects of the surveillance state. We are active subjects of our own YouTube channels.