Climate change, global warming, extreme weather -- call it what you will -- is the obvious deal-breaker in human, if not planetary, history.
The U.S. risks rupturing tenuous diplomatic talks with Iran in a new resolution introduced to Congress that vouches U.S. support for Israel.
Aung San Suu Kyi's tremendous skills as an opposition leader don't necessarily translate to presidential politics.
Rather than just sitting on the sidelines, watching in anxiety and frustration as this Washington catfight proceeds, defense-dependent communities and workers should get going on the proverbial Plan B.
Camel wrestling is an ancient Anatolian sport originating among Turkic tribes well over 2,000 years ago, a tradition still seen along Turkey's Aegean coast.
The "American Century" is most certainly coming to an end. The goal should be a smooth transition to a more cooperative world order.
Despite a massive effort by "pro-Israel" neoconservatives to derail his nomination, the Senate has voted to confirm Chuck Hagel as the next secretary of defense.
Appealing to jingoism is certainly easier than prompting national introspection, but is priming an audience for blood what we call art today?
Despite its triumphalism, the GDR museum in Berlin suggests that reunification remains an unfinished business.
Why then do we invest nothing at all at collecting, studying, assessing and exploiting peace-related intelligence?