Issues / Democracy & Governance
Africa can do better than invest faith and state resources in yet another Ponzi scheme -- the "privatisation of the air."
Can Nigeria's government manage public dissatisfaction with the economy, ethnic divisions, and the violent Boko Haram? An interview with former ambassador to Nigeria John Campbell.
A new report from the World Economic Forum that tries to make sense of the wave of protest and unrest sweeping the world may signal a new approach to global security in Western capitals.
Austerity packages and job cuts have not solved lack of consumer confidence in the Latvian banking system or financial officials.
In her new book, Foreign Policy in Focus columnist Hannah Gurman explores the effects of diplomats' reports on U.S. foreign policy since World War II.
Rick Santorum's foreign policies range from the frightening to the odd.
What we got from Durban was largely a set of promises to do something...some other time.
23rd November 2011 was the first anniversary of the artillery exchange between the two Koreas around the island of Yeonpyeong off the west coast of Korea.
The images conjured up sordid memories of decades ago. Two young people laying dead on the ground, shot to death while heavily-armed state policemen were breaking up a public protest.
What a Busted Robot Airplane Tells Us About the American Empire in 2012 and Beyond