Nine years into the war in Afghanistan, the costs still aren't worth the price paid.
The global economy in 2011 is likely to turn even gloomier.
Congress has turned a blind eye to the Israeli government's repression of its own citizens.
The United States can play an important role in dialing back tensions in the disputed waters between North and South Korea, writes columnist Christine Ahn.
The failure of the Irish miracle, argues columnist Walden Bello, may signal the end of an era of miracles.
The showdown in Cancun is over preventing a market-based approach to global warming.
Kashmir is the key to resolving crises in South Asia and Afghanistan, argues columnist Conn Hallinan. Why is the Obama administration avoiding the issue?
Since the crash of 2008, writes guest columnist Sarah Anderson, global justice activists have begun to make progress in reining in the excesses of the financial industry.
President Obama's signed executive order to close Guantanamo has gone nowhere -- nor have cases of those awaiting justice with the prison's walls.
The UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security just turned 10 years old -- but few nations are helping it meet its goals of involving women in peacemaking and peacekeeping.