Issues / Democracy & Governance
Pressure from human rights organizations to victims of the 9/11 attacks are helping erode the bond between these old political allies. But will the results of this election season squander our chance at change?
Should we rethink the way voters weigh in directly on matters of national security and international relations?
Problems with Turkey, Eastern Europe, and Donald Trump could tear the rickety alliance apart at the seams.
Both phenomena are products of an idyllic restoration of a lost order, using regressive arcadias as a defense mechanism that can lead to radicalism and extremism.
Looking for a place to escape from President Trump? You're running out of options.
Government spying is a problem for everyone. But people of color, religious minorities, and political dissidents are far more likely to be victims of unwarranted monitoring.
Complex global challenges require committed activists who stand on principle as well as experts on the inside who can play the political game.
Climate disruption is inextricably linked to economic inequality. Serious climate solutions must be, too.
Some see Democratic VP pick Tim Kaine as a promising counterbalance to Clinton's hawkishness.
Clinton's rhetoric on the Muslim world might be friendlier than Trump's, but her record is much bloodier.