If the burkini is incompatible with fundamental French values, it is those fundamental values that have to change.
Illiberal populists all over the world are benefiting from three simultaneous backlashes.
As refugees take the Olympic stage, the wars that sent them running for their lives continue apace.
The solution to the global economic and environmental crisis lies in China's past.
Government spying is a problem for everyone. But people of color, religious minorities, and political dissidents are far more likely to be victims of unwarranted monitoring.
Climate disruption is inextricably linked to economic inequality. Serious climate solutions must be, too.
Some see Democratic VP pick Tim Kaine as a promising counterbalance to Clinton's hawkishness.
Clinton's rhetoric on the Muslim world might be friendlier than Trump's, but her record is much bloodier.
Protests have returned to Kashmir, and so have demands for self-determination.
China offers two contrasting visions: of regional economic growth and nationalist competition. Which will it ultimately choose?