Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Iran's June 14 presidential election results, announced the day after voting was held, were nothing less than a political earthquake.
Iran has to be the only country where one nuclear negotiator defeated another for the presidency.
Is reflexive resistance to intervention in Syria the right reaction by progressives?
What you need to know if you're voting in the Iran presidential election -- or viewing it from afar.
As they go to the polls, ordinary Iranians understand that one of the most salient facts of life in Iran--the international sanctions regime--will not be on the ballot.
Iraq's Kurds may at last have their own state. But is it the one they wanted?
From nuclear weapons to unicorns.
George Orwell understood that ignoring obvious horrors for expediency's sake is a roadblock to justice.
Jeremy Scahill's 'Dirty Wars' conveys the sinister, unaccountable, and deadly power concentrated in the halls of Washington that now threatens the planet.
Tales of ostensibly noble efforts to avert catastrophic human suffering have sanitized the complicity of U.S. policy.