Issues / Democracy & Governance
The prosperous Chinese region of Macau is gambling away its future on the gaming industry—which may be exactly what Beijing wants.
As Haiti faces yet another political crisis, it’s time to recognize the role the international community has played in creating it.
What Martin Luther can teach us about Marine Le Pen and Europe's far-right reformation.
While Israel uses soccer to bolster its international image, it has violently oppressed the Palestinian national soccer team.
Beset by infighting among militias and rampant arms trafficking, Libya in 2014 is a cautionary tale about the long-term consequences of military intervention.
As Post-Mubarak Egypt continues its turbulent transition, the United States has been sidelined by Egypt's generals.
Chagossian soccer players hope to leverage the World Cup into passage home to the Chagos islands, from which they were evicted by the U.S. and British.
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's release proves Obama can do more to fulfill his pledge of closing down the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay.
Hungarians can be a mistrustful lot.
Yes, the far right performed well in Europe's elections. But wherever voters had a clear choice between economic democracy and right-wing xenophobia, they went left.