Regions / North America
The lumbering aircraft carrier known as the United States should be executing a pivot that lives up to its name: a shift from the martial to the pacific.
The Amanda Knox case should serve as a clarion call for fair judicial outcomes for everyone everywhere, including in the U.S.
Can international capital explain why Canada has become so subservient to the U.S. in Afghanistan and beyond?
Our privacy is getting hit from two sides — from corporations as well as the government.
Former law professor Barack Obama went into surprising depth on issues of war and peace during his fifth State of the Union address. Here's how he should grade himself.
Washington's pursuit of trade with Colombia — encapsulated by the recent U.S.-Colombia free-trade agreement — is abetting human rights abuses and marginalizing Colombian activists.
To some in the U.S. missile launch force, their command is the Air Force’s Siberia.
Four years since its devastating earthquake, progress in Haiti is slow and reconstruction efforts are lacking at best.
Right-wing Israeli politicians like to boast about their country’s famed intelligence service, but they've gotten good at ignoring it when it tells them things they don't want to hear.
If it weren't for decades of Western-backed political and economic repression, the Philippines might have joined the Asian Tigers years ago.