Drugs & Crime
France has chosen François Hollande, but can she fall in love with a man who lacks the passion of leaders past?
This week's tensions aside, China and the United States still need each other more than they admit.
Preventing genocide sounds like a worthy cause. But setting up a new White House committee isn't the way to do it.
Obama may be well-liked by the people of Latin America, but smiling and waving won't clean up the mess the United States leaves on their table.
Mexico's drug war is turning Argentina into the new Wild West of the global narcotics trade.
If the West really wants to prevent developing countries from laundering money, it can start by cleaning up its own act.
How the FBI spent a decade hunting white supremacists and missed Timothy McVeigh.
Exclusive photos from Foreign Policy's new eBook, Afghanistan by Donkey.
There's good news on the drug war: The world knows how to end it -- so why can't the United States figure it out?
The 6 countries where everyone runs the other way when the tax man comes knocking.
The latest bad publicity for the global cruise industry is just the tip of the iceberg.
On the eve of the country's historic elections, 16 experts give us their prescriptions for the future.
The laws of economics show why the United States has little chance of victory in the war on drugs.
Africans are way past the victim thing -- but Westerners don't seem to be there yet. A tale of two films.
For more than a decade, Norma Andrade has been working to defend Mexico’s women from violence. Now she’s decided to get out.
Activists are preparing to charge Yemen's ex-strongman Ali Abdullah Saleh with crimes against humanity -- despite a deal that guarantees him immunity at home.
If the Middle East is your yardstick, the countries of Central Asia ought to be on the verge of revolution. But don't hold your breath.
Across the world, crime is down -- and in a big way. Are violent movies to thank for less real blood and gore?
What a Hong Kong shopping complex tells us about the true nature of globalization.
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Drones along the Mexican border, commandos in Central America -- the war on drugs looks more than ever like a real war. But do Americans have any idea what they're getting into?
Why the killing of the Colombian insurgency's leader is a real chance for peace.
Barack Obama shouldn't have to make excuses for sending troops to Uganda.
Is the U.S.-backed anti-drug war in Colombia really a success worth replicating in Afghanistan?