Remembering a popular restaurateur killed in Kabul—and a policy of segregation that humiliated local Afghans.
How America's favorite Chinese dissident burned bridges at NYU and ended up at a pro-life, anti-gay think tank.
How young people meeting on the Internet might help build peace in some of the world's most volatile regions.
The Chinese government's crackdown on Bloomberg and the "paper of record" reaches a head.
The eurozone lived to fight another day. But a new battle is brewing.
The technology uncovering humanity's past -- and perhaps its future.
I'd rather risk becoming a terrorist's victim than live under a surveillance state.
Can ordinary citizens armed with technology change the way we make and manage peace?
Why Syria must rein in unemployment, food prices, and corruption to ensure a stable future.
From Sudan to Bosnia, what history can teach us about how to manage negotiations between the Syrian regime and opposition.
Why cooperation and coordination are the political keys to ending the Syrian crisis.
Envisioning a best-possible peace for Syria -- and what it will take to reach it.
In which your humble correspondent breaks bread with the Uighur democracy movement in Arlington, Virginia.
How much can a superfast algorithm tell us about Iran? Quite a lot, actually.