International standards for drug control are increasingly unscientific and deleterious.
A new book tells the story of how the ships to Gaza movement was born.
War with Iran could spark a regional conflagration that would cause untold suffering across the Muslim world and spark deadly blowback for decades to come.
Anti-democratic forces in both the United States and the Arab world are using widespread embassy protests to discredit the pro-democracy movement.
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has proved willing to act independently of Washington, but he's not about to leave the fold.
Afghanistan can't prosecute its way out of rampant corruption.
The Obama administration's military "pivot" to the Asia-Pacific region is opening up a new Cold War and trampling over the region's peoples.
Colombia's enormous population of internally displaced people is incredibly diverse, but all are subject to violence and degradation on a daily basis.
The 99 percent of black South Africans have not tasted the fruits of democracy and freedom.
South Korea's conservative government is building a naval base on top of a wealth of natural treasures -- and it's dead set on keeping environmentalists out of the discussion.