President Obama is trying to sell free trade agreements as win-win deals. The problem is that most people will only win dubious prizes.
New Haitian President Michael Martelly may be hitting the right notes, but Haitians have seen politicians break plenty of promises before.
A growing number of people around the world believe that China will eventually surpass the United States as the world's premier superpower, if it hasn't already, according to the latest survey of 22 countries released here Thursday by the Pew Global Attitudes Project.
And here's the saddest thing: the Bush administration's most extreme ideas when it comes to Global War On Terror are now the humdrum norm of Obama administration policies -- and hardly anyone thinks it's worth a comment.
What makes Iran's nuclear program controversial is Iran's political identity as a state or who Iran is or what it stands for.
China is modernizing its navy, but is it really about to build a network of overseas bases?
What will we say when other governments follow our example by providing immunity from prosecution to torturers?
The United States wants to negotiate with the Taliban from a position of strength. But reining in Afghan government corruption, not applying ever more military pressure, is the key to gaining a strong hand.
Saudi Arabia has played the lead role in countering the Arab Spring, but Saudi women are gaining momentum in their own campaign for driving rights.
Celebrities are going global in their activism. But are they doing the right thing?