Regions / North America
Four myths American exceptionalists peddle about the U.S. president and America's role in the world.
In a flagrant violation of international law, Israel's assault on Gaza has killed hundreds of civilians and devastated civilian infrastructure.
A two-year-old executive order has helped thousands of undocumented young people plan for their future, but their plans could be erased with the stroke of a pen.
The simmering tensions in East Asia are echoes of Washington's Cold War intrigues—and the Pentagon's not-so-secret plans for battle with China.
Hillary Clinton's Central American foreign policy blunder ought to darken her presidential prospects.
While making a political show of turning away migrant children at the border, Texas Governor Rick Perry has offered “honorary citizenship” to a right-wing Australian author.
The last time the U.S. accused Russia of downing a civilian airliner, nuclear war nearly broke out.
In just five years, Syria has gone from being the world’s second-largest host of refugees to the second-largest producer of them.
If President Obama wants his legacy to be as a peacemaker, Iran must be the place to start.
Decades of short-sighted, inhumane U.S. policies have brought a child refugee crisis to America's door.