Economic sanctions have not persuaded Iran to give up its nuclear program, so it's time to try something different.
The recent ICC indictment of four Kenyans represents a model for international involvement in conflict resolution in Africa.
New avenues for dialogue between the United States and Iran are needed to prevent minor confrontations from igniting a full-scale war.
The Arab revolts disrupted a dispiriting pattern in the Arab world, and these political and intellectual challenges continue to resonate.
The victory of Islamists in Egypt is a victory for democracy.
With diplomacy getting short shrift, Western containment of a nuclear Iran may be the only alternative to war in an increasingly militaristic climate.
Africa can do better than invest faith and state resources in yet another Ponzi scheme -- the "privatisation of the air."
The postponement of a massive joint U.S.-Israeli military exercise appears to be the culmination of a series of events that has impelled the Barack Obama administration to put more distance between the United States and aggressive Israeli policies toward Iran.
Who shot down President Habyarimana's plane, triggering the 1994 genocide? A report by two French judges has definitively resolved one of the controversial mysteries of the late 20th century. Gerry Caplan considers the implications in the light also of the extradition of alleged genocidaire Leon Mugesera.
The powers in control of US public policy and their far-flung global allies appear to have learned nothing from the extraordinary opportunity we lost for a more peaceful world at the Cold War's end.