This year's lowlights from world politics, the culture wars, and the military-industrial complex.
Regions / Denmark
If you were looking for a place where democratic socialism appears to be working, you’d be hard pressed to find a better example than Denmark.
As the climate warms and the ice melts, the Arctic could become the next great theater of global cooperation—or a battlefield.
Yes, the far right performed well in Europe's elections. But wherever voters had a clear choice between economic democracy and right-wing xenophobia, they went left.
Throughout Europe, extremist right-wing parties have been on the rise and radical ideas are gaining traction.
The negotiators in Copenhagen are likely to address only half the story, argues columnist Walden Bello.