Issues / Democracy & Governance
The West suddenly seems less concerned with democracy in the DRC than it professed to be last year.
"He insisted that I couldn't understand Bulgaria until I'd listened to the Balkan blues."
Research has shown that one of the main reasons Americans don't like politics is conflict between candidates and in Congress.
Belgrade is gritty -- in both senses of the word.
Should President Obama hold Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah's hand like George W. Bush did?
For the first time in years, Somalis are enjoying a renewed sense of hope and optimism
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.