Posts Tagged: Coup
How we missed the signs.
It's a mistake to understand Honduras (or Latin America more generally) as driven by Cold War style conflicts between a pro-U.S. bloc and a pro-Chávez bloc.
After a coup two years ago and multiple protests since, Thailand has a new prime minister. But don't expect stability for the near future.
General Musharraf just can't understand why everybody's out to get him.
Musharraf tries to stamp out a movement for democracy that could confront him and the larger structure of army rule.
What's going on in Thailand, briefly.
The recent coup in Thailand marks the downfall of democracy in Thailand. Will it also signal a retreat from democracy worldwide?
Oil is a mixed blessing for Nigeria, Liberia, and Chad. Columnist Emira Woods reports on how the rich have pocketed the profits and the poor have suffered the environmental consequences.