Regions / Sudan
Democracy faces a global crisis. And this crisis couldn’t be coming at a worse time.
The group's caliphate may be crumbled, but the political conditions that gave rise to it haven't improved at all.
Whistleblowers and protesters play a key role in ensuring accountability. But ultimately, democratic systems should be built to ensure institutional accountability.
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.
Even some critiques of Donald Trump's Muslim ban contain unfortunate stereotypes.
Already Trump is super-charging U.S. militarism, gutting diplomacy, and punishing the victims of wars Washington started.
Two young women reflect on their decision to flee Eritrea, a small state that produces one of the highest rates of asylum seekers in the world.
South Sudan is unable to function as a state because it lacks the basic ingredients needed for nation-building.
The citizens of South Sudan are paying the price for happening to live in a country that does not deserve to be called a country.
Is the conflict in South Sudan the opening salvo in the battle for a continent?