The U.S. government should be making it more difficult to sell weapons—at home as well as abroad.
A little-known, 41-year-old U.S. law has erected an enduring barrier to comprehensive post-rape care for women.
What Martin Luther can teach us about Marine Le Pen and Europe's far-right reformation.
Yes, the far right performed well in Europe's elections. But wherever voters had a clear choice between economic democracy and right-wing xenophobia, they went left.
The failure of John Kerry's Israeli-Palestinian peace talks showed just how extreme U.S. policy on the conflict has become.
We are not passive objects of the surveillance state. We are active subjects of our own YouTube channels.
Events appear to be moving toward a political solution to the East-West standoff over Ukraine. But as Clausewitz once noted: “Against stupidity, no amount of planning will prevail.”
Despite the lip service given to democracy the world over, coups remain a popular last resort. Here's why.
Mexico's oil privatization scheme will hurt the environment, scar the landscape, and leave Mexico at the mercy of transnational firms.
Outnumbered by the country's rural voters, Thailand's once vibrantly democratic urban middle class has embraced an elitist, antidemocratic agenda.