World Beat Newsletter
The twin plagues of ISIS and Ebola thrive on the breakdown of the existing order.
U.S. airstrikes are just the kind of outside force that will keep ISIS strong and unified.
President Obama is definitely "into" Africa. Unfortunately that has translated into holding the door open for U.S. multinationals to do what outsiders have done for centuries: extract the continent’s wealth.
Four myths American exceptionalists peddle about the U.S. president and America's role in the world.
The last time the U.S. accused Russia of downing a civilian airliner, nuclear war nearly broke out.
Israel believes it can bomb Gazans into changing their interests. How long will Obama support this delusion?
Despite its peace constitution, Japan boasts one of the largest militaries in the world.
On the outskirts of Europe people are literally dying to get in, while the core members of the EU are having second thoughts.
What would it take for Hillary Clinton to reconsider her knee-jerk American exceptionalism?
The U.S. government should be making it more difficult to sell weapons—at home as well as abroad.