Ignatio Ramonet makes predictions of the major upcoming elections, risks, and dangers of 2013 in Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia.
Giving UN peacekeeping troops wider authority to use force in the Congo won't solve the country's instability.
Nick Turse's new book uses personal portraits to reveal an often ignored commonality of U.S. wars.
A former missionary reflects on the possibility for peace on the Korean peninsula.
The powerful Israel lobby faces a dilemma over President Obama's likely appointment of former Sen. Chuck Hagel to head the Pentagon.
John Kerry may have bungled the lessons of Vietnam on Iraq, but when it comes to Cuba, he's gotten the message.
President Obama's selection of John Kerry as the next secretary of state sends the wrong signal to America's allies and adversaries alike.
Seventy-four percent of Yemenis live in rural areas, and the majority of those lack the same three things: electricity, clean water, and education.
After the fact, torture can only be dealt with by staring directly into the nightmare that changed us.
A Lebanese Alawite family sits in their living room by a Christmas tree.