Issues / Democracy & Governance
To beef up the U.S. military presence in Africa to provide security for oil and natural-gas sources, the U.S. needed to either amplify the terrorist threat to the region or fabricate one.
From mission creep to missileers asleep at the wheel.
For many the decomposition of Yugoslavia into its constituent republics in the early 1990s was anything but smooth.
A resolution to that end may be just sound and fury.
From austerity to Al Nusra.
The World Trade Organization struggles for relevance in a world that embraces diversity.
From the decline in democracy to the rise in the price of peace.
What can we do in Syria? Unfortunately, not much.
North Korea policymakers must look beyond the nuclear issue to consider the human rights of the population.
The United States is in no position to take leadership in response to any use of such weaponry by Syria