Last month, the citizens of Okinawa awarded a landslide victory to a governor who wants U.S. troops off the pristine island.
Can video games crowdsource more democratic solutions to the world's problems?
Outrage over domestic violence is giving new life to women's movements in Georgia and throughout the South Caucasus.
A few Americans are held hostage by al-Qaeda. The rest of us are held hostage by the U.S. overreliance on military force.
Western-style democracies — not the dictatorships they replaced — have allowed deeply undemocratic economic systems to flourish. So what's to be done?
Ferguson put America's racial apartheid on the global stage.
Democracy has become more about bureaucratic procedure and less about the people.
Today, Asia is like the Kardashian clan: wealthy, contentious, and all up in the public’s face.
As the climate warms and the ice melts, the Arctic could become the next great theater of global cooperation—or a battlefield.
Few images from the last days of the Cold War are as enduring in the West as the fall of the Berlin Wall. But in Central and Eastern Europe, a more complex picture emerges.