Regions / Europe & Central Asia
Can Pakistan definitively put the era of military rule behind it?
If we look honestly at our own history, we can begin to understand China’s current and future goals. If we don't, we could be headed toward conflict.
In a sense, the Republican Party has become a much more powerful instrument of white rage than the alt-right.
Mark Zuckerberg played dumb when Congress pressed him on privacy protections. But he should know better — the EU is already forcing his hand.
The unusual triple alliance coming out of Syria could change the regional balance of power and unhinge NATO — if it holds together at all.
If you thought the "global war on terror" was a significant overreach for a single power, just wait.
Americans spend $32 million per hour on wars started during the Bush administration.
Voters can't tell the difference between the center left and the center right, and they don't want either.
The Cold War has been around, in various permutations, for a long time. It'll take patience, organizing, compromises, and some luck to bury it once and for all.
Far more dangerous than the far-right effort to win elections alone is its concerted campaign to change the culture — a strategy it owes, perversely, to the left.