Posts Tagged: Corruption
A mindless, voracious invasive species threatens to take over politics as surely as the maritime version took over the Black Sea.
It's time to relegate the bankrupt counterinsurgency doctrine into the “dustbin of history.”
China’s broken and thuggish legal system is producing a new brand of “terrorism.”
Iraq's Kurds may at last have their own state. But is it the one they wanted?
With endless foreign aid, the US has undercut mechanisms of democratic accountability in Afghanistan and should not be surprised at the results.
Putting aside even Iraq's horrifying descent into sectarian violence, the United States did a spectacularly poor job of governing the country.
Pope Francis' passivity in the face of the brutal Argentine military government fails to inspire confidence.
The U.S. recognition of Somalia as a sovereign and equal partner entails new responsibilities for both parties.
Afghanistan can't prosecute its way out of rampant corruption.
The U.S.-backed Afghan government of Hamid Karzai is stamping out local government, which only inflames the country's insurgency.