Asia is spending more on the military and selling more weapons to the world.
It's man versus butterfly in this poem about the competing demands of nature and economy.
The current wave of self-immolations may make the issue of Tibet impossible for either China or the United States to ignore.
As time goes by and pressure placed on Iran by the international community grows, China has grown increasingly critical of Tehran.
Despite indications that direct military involvement in Syria would be unwise, strong supporters of Israel like John McCain have called for the U.S military to bomb the country, in addition to Iran.
The controversial video provides a Twitter-like view of Uganda, political history, and U.S. foreign policy.
Despite the recent change in North Korea's leadership, it is important that talks resume between Pyongyang and Japan.
Iraq is showing leading neoconservatives the limits of America's influence in a country it laid to waste.
The violence playing out in Honduras shows the dark underbelly of the international carbon credit trade.
It's not likely that an Occupy Pyongyang movement will set up tents in Kim Il Sung Square anytime soon. But the same widening inequalities that plague the United States and the global economy can also be found inside North Korea.