Regions / North America
From North Korea to Russia to the Middle East, there's no shortage of deal-making needed. But beware the fine print of anything with Trump's insignia.
The billionaires who backed Trump are making out a lot better than Putin.
Mexico is the third deadliest place in the world to do journalism — and the U.S. is making things worse.
By putting such a sinister face on it, Trump might have finally inspired lawmakers to rein in America’s post-9/11 war machine.
The last near-century of American dominance was extraordinarily violent. Is it coming to an end?
Progressives have to devise a comprehensive alternative that responds to both the challenge of Russia and the failures of liberalism.
If the war on terror has taught us one thing, it's that harsh laws targeting non-citizens will eventually be extended to citizens, too.
The possibilities for catastrophic miscalculation are skyrocketing in the Middle East, and this administration is proving singularly prone to miscalculation.
The U.S. hasn't agreed to resettle any of its own torture victims, much less offered any other form of accountability.
With development assistance slashed, the face of U.S. diplomacy in the region will more often be wearing a uniform.