Afghan President Hamid Karzai's main demands of the United States command broad support in Afghanistan.
Russia’s response to the Ukrainian crisis and the Olympic Games in Sochi are essentially rooted in the same impetus: Putin’s geopolitical ambitions.
Aid to foreign militaries is quickly eclipsing development assistance in the U.S. foreign aid budget.
Gareth Porter's new book chronicles U.S. and Israeli efforts to ensure the perpetuation, rather than the resolution, of outstanding concerns about Iran’s nuclear program.
The Egyptian Revolution is a perfect case study for both the power and the limits of nonviolent mass movements.
How well has Barack Obama lived up to his own standards on civil liberties?
Many working-class residents of West Caracas see Venezuela's protests as part of a power grab by the country's elites.
Large pro-democracy demonstrations in Burkina Faso have largely escaped the Western media’s radar.
The migration of highly skilled workers can pay dividends for immigrants and their employers, but it produces losers as well.
A government-sponsored program to educate visiting Cuban students at U.S. universities has been hijacked by right-wing Cuban-American groups.