Law

Argument

The Court of Last Resort

Will the ICC's next decade see the court expand the stop-start gains of its first 10 years?

Richard Dicker |

Argument

Prescription for Decline

The Supreme Court's ruling was a step in the right direction. But spiraling health-care costs could still doom America's recovery.

Will Marshall |

The List

The World's Most Meddlesome Supreme Courts

The United States isn't the only country where judges aren't exactly above the political fray.

Katie Cella |

The List

The Dictator Hunter's Wanted List

9 former autocrats and bad guys that should be made to pay for their crimes.

Reed Brody |

Argument

Up Close and Angry

The CIA's Sabrina De Sousa dishes on the Bush administration officials who ordered the botched extraordinary rendition operation -- or kidnapping, if you're an Italian judge -- that made her a wanted woman.

Jeff Stein |

Argument

The War for India's Internet

Why is the world's biggest democracy cracking down on Facebook and Google?

Rebecca MacKinnon |

Slide Show

Egypt's Revolutionary Soul-Searching

Cairo's revolutionaries take to the streets during a chaotic weekend.

Slide Show |

Argument

Syria Is Not a Problem from Hell

But if we don't act quickly, it will be.

Anne-Marie Slaughter |

Argument

Kill the Kill List

The Obama administration is grossly misreading international law when it comes to targeting terrorists.

Daphne Eviatar |

Argument

Getting Ready for Life after Castro

Managing the transition to a democratic Cuba: A user’s guide.

Jaime Suchlicki |

Dispatch

The Syrian Exodus

Today's gruesome car bomb attack in Damascus only adds to the worries of Syrians agonizing over whether to stay or flee.

Lois Farrow Parshley |

Interview

"Captains Stay with Their Crew"

Most of the Americans charged by Egypt in the NGO affair have since left the country. But one, Robert Becker, decided to stay and face the music.

Mohamed Fadel Fahmy |

FP Explainer

Gimme Shelter

So, how do you take refuge in an embassy, anyway?

Uri Friedman and Joshua Keating |

Argument

Exit Taylor

The former Liberian leader is going to jail for war crimes. But he leaves behind a host of unanswered questions.

Johnny Dwyer |

The List

Sex and the Single Mullah

Islamic scholars are prepared to answer questions and issue fatwas on almost any realm of modern life. Sometimes, it can get a little kinky.

Joshua E. Keating |

The List

The Heroines of the Arab World

Twelve women challenging their societies to change the status quo.

Allison Good |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Anders Behring Breivik on trial in Norway

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Jennifer Rowland |

Argument

Dirty Laundry

If the West really wants to prevent developing countries from laundering money, it can start by cleaning up its own act.

Peter Reuter |

Argument

Rotting From Within

Investigating the massive corruption of the Chinese military.

John Garnaut |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Britain allowed to extradite five alleged extremists

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Jennifer Rowland |

Argument

Needles Into Ploughshares

Want to fight Latin America's drug problem? Try land reform.

Oliver Kaplan |

Argument

Carnaval Is Over

The end of the Brazilian miracle.

Bill Hinchberger |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Alleged 9/11 plotter to face death penalty trial

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Jennifer Rowland |

Feature

16 Ways to Fix Burma

On the eve of the country's historic elections, 16 experts give us their prescriptions for the future.

Arianne Swieca |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Christian militia members acquitted

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Jennifer Rowland |

Argument

Open Door Policy

Can the State Department's ambitious new plan to subvert autocratic regimes online actually succeed?

Fergus Hanson |

Argument

Power Grab

President Obama's real constitutional overreach was Libya, not health care.

Michael A. Cohen |

The LWOT

The LWOT: French homegrown extremist shot dead

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Jennifer Rowland |

Profile

The Temperature's Dropping for Russia's Opposition

Vladimir Putin is back in the saddle, and the weather is getting chilly again for Russia's protest movement.

Anna Nemtsova |