Relying only on the state to implement democratic reforms in Burma is a fool’s errand. But there’s a better way.
This week the world is celebrating Aung San Suu Kyi’s achievements as a pro-democracy activist. Now the question is: Can she finish the job?
President Aquino's anti-corruption program is just what the Philippines economy needs.
No matter who wins the presidential elections, Egypt's revolution is in trouble.
The outgoing Mexican president had a golden opportunity to change his country for the better -- and he blew it.
What's the best way to detect electoral fraud? You may want to follow the numbers.
The United States doesn't have a monopoly on money in politics.
How did a phrase initially used dismissively by Joseph Stalin become shorthand for who loves America more?
It matters little who wins the presidency this weekend -- a much bloodier uprising is inevitable.
When Egypt's next rulers finally tackle urgently needed economic reform, they should look to an unlikely model: Iran.
The process of drafting a new constitution is a train wreck. But there’s a way to get it back on track.
From the Chinese buying spree to the rise of extremism, here's what to watch for as the continent teeters on the brink of disaster.
The men and women who sparked the protests that toppled the Mubarak regime face a painful choice in the upcoming presidential election. But they still can make the best of a bad situation.
As Europe’s biggest sporting tournament kicks off in Ukraine, will political controversy and racism mar the country’s moment in the sun?
Should Americans be worried about the man who might be Egypt's next president: the Muslim Brotherhood's curious second choice, Mohamed Morsi?
What I learned at Bain Capital working with Mitt Romney: outsourcing is good and America's future isn't manufacturing, it's ideas.
Fine, Secretary Romney is a bad idea. But there are plenty of good reasons that presidents should cross the aisle when picking a secretary of state.
Cairo's revolutionaries take to the streets during a chaotic weekend.
Egypt's battered revolutionaries can't decide if they're winning -- or on the verge of a historic defeat.
A conversation with David Sanger, author of a new book on Obama's secret wars.
Why Cambodia’s opposition faces a steep uphill battle in its effort to oust Prime Minister Hun Sen.
Don't count the tyrants out. They've still got plenty of tricks up their sleeves.
Will Israel’s prime minister turn out to be a great man, or just a great maneuverer?
What would happen if you took Mitt Romney's foreign-policy promises extremely literally?
What happens when you mix a trashy Europop spectacle with an oil-soaked Caspian dictator?
Egypt's presidential elections are keeping Israeli officials awake at night. Will their most important Arab friend soon be an enemy?