Bahrain has suppressed its protest movement with the help of Saudi Arabia and the United States.
In this excerpt from a new book of narratives about men and women needlessly swept up in the War on Terror, the FBI inadvertently reveals the scope of its surveillance.
The Obama administration can still learn from the errors of its predecessors in Afghanistan.
The new face of state violence is the drone moving silently through the slum.
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?