Issues / Democracy & Governance
The support that successive U.S. administrations has provided to Salafism and its outgrowth, Wahhabism, is as discouraging as it is bewildering.
The nomination of Jim Yong Kim to lead the World Bank meets with the approval of many opposed to globalization.
The upcoming G20 summit in Mexico provides new opportunities for civil society to explore alternative answers to the G20s decisions, and to make their voices heard.
The Qadhafi family's money is being confiscated by the new Libyan government and frozen by other states.
Can the current Irish resistance movement turn the tide against the austerity madness that has gripped the European continent?
There's never a shortage of misconceptions about Iran.
The violence playing out in Honduras shows the dark underbelly of the international carbon credit trade.
The Iraqi parliament is spending $50 million on armored cars for itself.
"Don't let the door hit you on the way out" sounds even worse in Arabic than in English.
U.S. sanctions on Iran are causing a rift in its relationship with India.