Regions / Europe & Central Asia
The third Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons was, in effect, a testimonial to the suffering of women, children, and other civilians at the hands of militaristic men.
Outrage over domestic violence is giving new life to women's movements in Georgia and throughout the South Caucasus.
Britain justifies the existence of Trident, its submarine-based nuclear weapons system, by attempting to pose North Korea as a threat to the UK.
The French vote to recognize Palistine as a state came on the heels of similar moves by the U.K., Irish, and Spanish legislatures.
Pakistan is playing fast and loose with the precautions to nuclear war.
The Catholic church was the main vehicle for dissent in Poland before the emergence of Solidarity.
Instead of ranking countries by their "business friendliness," the World Bank should rank corporations according to their social responsibility.
Five bedrock delusions keep America mired in the Middle East, to everyone's detriment.
Democracy has become more about bureaucratic procedure and less about the people.
The developed world has pledged $9.5 billion to help fight climate change. But it's going to take hundreds of billions more.