Issues / War & Peace
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.
If Washington gives the Mexican president a pat on the back, it will be a stab in the back for the Mexican movement for justice and transparency.
China’s policies of non-intervention and no first use of its nuclear weapons may be changing.
Each year Conn Hallinan presents awards to individuals, companies and governments that make following the news a daily adventure.
As one cold war thaws, another refreezes.
Glossing over the Islamic State’s ultraviolence doesn’t help to make the case for non-intervention.