Issues / War & Peace
Drones rank high among the many policies that will threaten President Obama’s place in history.
Four years later, it's clear that the Arab Spring didn’t stop U.S. support for friendly despots.
Islamic opposition to Islamist extremist violence may be more pronounced in European countries than in Middle-Eastern countries.
Despite resistance on the parts of both countries, détente between Iran and the United States is preordained.
After the Paris massacre, European governments should resist narratives of civilizational conflict and push for a ceasefire in the Syrian war.
For some women in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State offers something no one else has given them before: power.
In the wake of the Peshawar school shooting, the Pakistan government has supposedly given the military carte blanche to take out the Taliban.
A new documentary offers a James Bond-like look at the trials and tribulations of globetrotting human rights investigators.
Three reasons to be (a little) cheerful about the state of the world last year.
While reports of Ebola in the Islamic State have yet to be confirmed, an outbreak would not only present a crisis but opportunities for both it and the West.