Twenty years ago, the United States and Europe failed the people of Bosnia. Here's how they can do better this time in Ukraine.
There's increasing evidence that Vladimir Putin is dangerously drunk on power -- and reckless.
Much has gone right in Afghanistan. It’s more secure, stable, and even optimistic. But there's one final tweak needed before America says goodbye.
Iran’s hard-liners are using mass executions to undermine the nuclear deal.
In refusing to recognize Israel as the “Jewish state,” the Palestinian leader is denying a fact that even Yasser Arafat was willing to admit.
Director Wes Anderson is waging a twee war on imperialism and the dictatorship of the bourgeoisie.
As rockets and threats fly fast and furious, a familiar tension builds in the Middle East.
Forget Crimea. Kiev needs to hold a referendum on secession in all its southeastern provinces.
How Beijing stands to gain from Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
Once again, Malaysia's ruling party turns to outdated sodomy laws to discredit the opposition.
The institutions of the Egyptian state are out of control -- and it is unclear if even Sisi can bring them to heel.
If it survives the current crisis in one piece, Kiev will have a new lease on its democratic future.
How powerful political forces have kept the Japanese nuclear industry going strong after the Fukushima disaster
Putin's Ukrainian gambit has transformed the geopolitical chessboard in Eastern Europe. Here's how NATO should respond.
Why Russians have good reason to suspect the West's motives in Ukraine.
Is the Japanese government finally giving up on resettling Fukushima’s radioactive ghost town?
Why Washington's foreign policymakers desperately need to study up on their history.
Should NATO troops help enforce an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement?
Why sensationalizing drone proliferation is going to kill our ability to control them.
Some of the most advanced countries in the world are increasingly rejecting climate change. But where did they get this idea? America, it seems.
How development experts have empowered dictators and helped to trap millions and millions of people in poverty.