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Why is the Obama Administration throwing cold water on talks with North Korea?
The first politician of the Occupy Wall Street era has become the mayor of Seoul.
From corporations to conspiracy theorists, many scoff at concerns about overpopulation.
North Korea believes that by giving up its nuclear arms, Libya fatally compromised its national security.
To throw off the repression of its military regime, the people of Burma need a two-pronged approach.
What lies beneath the rare earth metals that the world so covets?
If Burma's nascent nuclear-weapons program is met with international condemnation so might its human-rights abuses be.
There's no way for a dictator to bow out gracefully.
The generals of Burma's ruling junta have set aside their uniforms, but they still resemble a military dictatorship.
On the Walk of Shame, poets visit the embassies of Burma, Yemen, and Turkmenistan to read aloud the poems that can't be read inside those countries.