Why Marina Silva’s message resonates from the Amazon to the Middle East to the White House.
How the world is training the next generation of peacebuilders.
When it comes to fighting terror, America’s leaders have offered nothing but wildly unrealistic strategies destined to fail. And Obama's plan to defeat the Islamic State is no different.
The U.S. needs to take a cold, hard look at the ulterior motives of its partners in the war against the Islamic State.
Everyone from Paul Krugman to Joseph Stiglitz is weighing in on Scotland’s risky bet. But they don’t get the feeling of yes.
Obama is sending 3,000 troops to West Africa to stop the deadly outbreak. But 250,000 people could already be infected by Christmas.
The injustice of watching from England as the Scots destroy the United Kingdom.
Powerful lessons in personnel management from the former supreme allied commander of NATO.
Why forcing Tehran to reveal all about its nuclear past is not only TMI but totally unnecessary and potentially devastating.
Meet Omar: A 43-year-old, well-educated hospital director in Fallujah. Does Iraq have any hope for reconciliation if men like this support the Islamic State?
Just 20 years ago the United States was a beloved superpower with a solid economy and faced virtually no hostile threats. But that’s all gone to hell.
What America's halfhearted "rebalancing" to Asia must look like in Beijing.
But if President Obama follows through on his plan to degrade and destroy the Islamic State, that's exactly what we’re going to get.
By limiting U.S. goals in Iraq and Syria, the president makes less likely the exit he so desperately wants.
Americans think the president lacks "toughness." But does showing strength really matter?
Yep, Putin just threatened to use his nukes. Now it’s time for Washington to decide on a time-out for the Russian president.
The havoc wrought by the Islamic State extends far beyond Iraq and Syria.
Russia's aggression in Ukraine is making it easier for the bloated, aging alliance to pretend that it still matters.
Sotloff, Foley, and the doctors fighting Ebola are part of a vital breed of first responders demanded by a new global reality.
Why you can’t just throw money at problems like the Islamic State and Ukraine.
Big data show that history does indeed repeat itself. What does that mean for foreign policymaking -- and tackling crises from Ukraine to Syria?
Will anyone ever outfox Putin? Why are we still using old solutions to solve the same old Middle East Problems? And where exactly are we going in Afghanistan?
An exclusive talk with former U.S. Special Envoy Martin Indyk on Israel’s new allies, the Gaza blowup, and why Washington shrugged when the peace process collapsed.
5 reasons why an expanded mission to strike James Foley's killers in Syria won't work. And why it's going to happen anyway.
The self-declared republic's economy is based on remittances from abroad -- which are good business, too. So why is the money-transfer industry under threat?