Anyone who thinks military rule bends toward democracy in Egypt has misread the country's history.
China’s broken and thuggish legal system is producing a new brand of “terrorism.”
Al-Qaeda's power has waned in Mali, but unresolved ethnic conflicts still threaten the country after 16 months of civil war, a military coup, and French military intervention.
Sorry John Kerry: Until negotiations are based not on U.S. support for Israeli power but on international law, the “peace process” will continue to fail.
The best thing the American Empire can do is prepare the world for its eventual collapse.
Although known for decades for its oppressive behavior, Myanmar's government is capable of very little when it comes to conserving natural resources, promoting development, and protecting citizens.
In 2013, Planet Earth isn’t big enough to protect dissidents like Edward Snowden.
Nelson Mandela has long enjoyed the support of Fidel Castro, and many right-wing Cuban Americans have never forgiven the anti-apartheid leader for it.
How chance encounters with pimps, prostitutes, and black marketeers make unplanned travels worthwhile.
As Ramadan begins, leaders throughout the world are calling for the Obama administration to reassess its stance on force-feeding the hunger-striking detainees at Guantanamo Bay.