A new documentary portrays the least famous and least successful of the Arab revolts.
China and the United States compete for influence in the Persian Gulf, but they also have overlapping interests in the region.
Kaganga John acts locally to promote sustainable development in his Ugandan village, but he thinks globally.
Libya's first democratic election went comparatively smoothly. But it's what comes next that poses the greater challenge.
This article discusses Middle Eastern attitudes toward democracy and the role that the United States and others play in helping or hindering democratization in the Muslim world.
This article addresses the tactics used by corporations to appear as though they have solutions to environmental problems while, in reality, they are continuing the policies that cause the most environmental degradation.
Professor Vine addresses the status of American military bases, or "lily pads," which exist in every continent and the economic and political implications of continued global military dominance.
This excerpt from scholar and activist Lawrence Wittner's autobiography recounts a visit to the Soviet Union and an unusual historical find.
South Korea is cutting-edge in so many ways, except its foreign policy.
The removal of Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo is the latest in a series of actions against progressive governments in Latin America.