Obama is more than willing to stand up against the Islamic State. Too bad he wasn't willing to stand up to his hawkish critics.
It's not just about oil: To support the world's burgeoning billions in a warming climate, the human race needs to drastically rethink its approach to agriculture.
Forget those black-and-white satellite photos—North and South Korea are more alike than many suppose, and they're slowly growing closer.
Washington's major limitation towards Russia is not a lack of military leadership, but a lack of moral leadership.
Vladimir Putin is not reviving the Cold War. Rather, the U.S. failed to end it when it had the chance.
As Scotland considers an amicable split from the UK, messy divorce proceedings in Ukraine are convincing another unhappy family—NATO—to stick together.
Can the BRICS wrest control of the global economy from the United States and Europe, or will their internal contradictions tear them apart?
The twin plagues of ISIS and Ebola thrive on the breakdown of the existing order.
The recent round of sanctions aimed at Moscow could backfire on Washington by accelerating a move away from the dollar as the world’s reserve currency.
U.S. airstrikes are just the kind of outside force that will keep ISIS strong and unified.