The Syrian government has just confirmed the deaths of hundreds of detainees. Why?
A snapshot of life in a potentially failing country on a potentially failing planet.
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President Trump is rushing the cockpit. It won't end well.
Europe should take advantage of Trump’s hostile attitude to get out of a relationship that's brought more drawbacks than benefits.
If Trump's aggressive style and populist impulses have encouraged his political soulmates abroad, they've also provoked a backlash in defense of democratic norms.
The president apparently spent much of last summer pushing for an invasion of Venezuela.
From the Muslim Ban to family separations, the U.S. is cruelly restricting refugees from conflicts it helped create.
Puerto Rican movements are rebuilding their island in a way that not only enhances climate resilience, but also reclaims their political power.
In one Pakistani province, it took just 544 voters to choose a chief minister. But 80,000 minorities there may not get a single representative.