A conversation with legendary video game developer Sid Meier about the worlds he’s made, the people who have played in them, and how his Civilization resembles reality.
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An activist explains why the authorities cracked down on a peaceful protest to commemorate the victims of tsarist-era genocide.
Foreign Policy talks to boxing legend and Ukrainian opposition figure Vitali Klitschko about the "Euromaidan" protests and his country's political future.
Wherein your inteprid correspondent speaks with the made-up avatar of an ex-CIA official, for insight.
The U.S. ambassador to China speaks to Foreign Policy.
UNHCR’s representative to Lebanon talks to Foreign Policy about the worsening refugee crisis that threatens to stretch the country to a breaking point.
Meet the man who inspired Tom Clancy and The Hunt for Red October.
Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf talks to Foreign Policy about corruption, press freedom, and developing her nation as a petropower.
Japan's defense minister talks to Foreign Policy.
Egypt's foremost novelist on revolution, dentistry, democracy, and why the Muslim Brotherhood is a "terroristic, underground, armed group."
Speaking to the centuries-old, wrathful oracle who advises the Dalai Lama on policy.
It's high time to end the daily injustices committed against the world's 115 million widows living in poverty.
Britain's counterinsurgency advisor for the American colonies on Washington, Trenton, and the mendacity of the French.
The father of emerging markets says we shouldn't give up on the world's Somalias and Zimbabwes.
Talking Nabokov, Rumsfeld, Popeye, and Deng Xiaoping with Estonia's president.
Afghan lessons for arming the Syrian rebels from the CIA's mujahideen point man.
Japan's former defense minister talks to FP about cyberattacks, the East China Sea face-off, and whether North Korea's Kim Jong Un is a puppet dictator.
From showman to president, Haiti's Michel Martelly insists he's in charge. But can he lead his fractured country out of crisis?
The Egyptian satirist stands on the front lines of Egypt’s culture wars.
In an exclusive conversation with Khaled Meshaal, the Hamas chief talks about how Assad should have listened to his advice, and why he’s not “bloodthirsty” or “against” Jews.
An exclusive interview with Russia's top diplomat.
The entrepreneur and technology theorist weighs in on drones, surveillance, and what's coming next.
Nigeria's finance minister on resource curses, African growth, and why America shouldn't be so smug about corruption.
"Arab Winter" is a stupid slogan and the West needs to get over its China fixation, says France's most prominent intellectual.
The man who nearly stopped 9/11 tells FP why Kathryn Bigelow's movie about the hunt for Osama bin Laden gets it wrong.
Opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei speaks exclusively to Foreign Policy on the Muslim Brotherhood and Egypt's political crisis.