North Korean leader Kim Jong Il and Czech leader Vaclav Havel occupied the opposite ends of the political continuum.
Given the history of Western support for corrupt secular governments, the popularity of moderate Islamist parties should come as little surprise--nor should it be cause for concern.
Zahra's Paradise skillfully employs the story of one family to elucidate a tenuous historical moment in Iran, fleshing it out in the richest of both human and political terms.
This call for true internationalism challenges the Occupy movement to engage the Global South.
Can a group of architects turn destruction sites into construction sites?
In his remarks to the Australian parliament on November 17, President Obama declared that the U. S. was making the Asia-Pacific region a top priority.
South Korea is on the verge of political change, and the anti-base movement in Jeju is a key part of the shift.
After Islamist parties won three elections in a row, Chicken Littles threw up their hands in horror.
When it comes to attitudes toward gays and lesbians in Africa, donor countries need to conjure up all their skill to walk the tightrope between mindfulness and meddling.
A study commissioned by the largest defense industry trade association says that military spending creates jobs. The facts, however, indicate otherwise.