Regions / Africa
Authoritarianism has been on the march for years, but people powered revolutions are pushing regimes toward democracy on nearly every continent.
COVID-19 is an early alert for more serious global crises. So far, the international community has failed — but it’s not too late to get it right.
If Trump loses, we can't just go back to the status quo. On foreign policy especially, movements need to be ready to push a new administration hard.
Modern history teaches us that motivated, universal, and nonviolent social movements can stop coups before they start.
In post-coup Zimbabwe, COVID-19 cases are rising along with political repression. Here’s how you can help.
In poor and developing countries, school closures can have a devastating impact on children.
The alternative to Trump is not the glorification of military service. It's promoting the kind of service that gets fewer people killed.
The outbreak of COVID-19 initially looked like a gift to autocrats around the world — until they botched it.
Nigeria has 200 million people, a burgeoning COVID-19 crisis, and poor health infrastructure. Congress needs to act.
For China, the global war for influence is about trading partners. For the U.S., it could mean something more volatile.