Issues / Human Rights
"Soldaten: On Fighting, Killing, and Dying" demonstrates the Wehrmacht's acquiescence to Third Reich atrocities.
In the foreign policy debates between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, expect these issues to get short thrift.
Bendjedid was considered by some to be Algeria's Ronald Reagan -- a man whose main skill consisted of acting out others' scripts.
Gay Pride week in Serbia saw its unfair share of controversies.
The concept of Responsibility to Protect (R2P) has gained general acceptance more quickly than anticipated.
The West may not use nuclear weapons on Iran, but attacking its nuclear enrichment facilities will have a similar effect.
"He insisted that I couldn't understand Bulgaria until I'd listened to the Balkan blues."
Holding the director of "Innocence of Muslims," however objectionable a film, responsible for murder doesn't pass the legal smell test.
The author returns to East-Central Europe amidst concerns that its governments are showing signs of greater authoritarianism.
Pending legislation may make it possible for international adoption agencies to "baby scoop" children who aren't actually orphaned.