Lawrence Wright's "Camp David" brilliantly depicts the famous 1978 peace summit -- and reveals why there's no hope in the current Israeli-Palestinian talks.
It doesn't matter what Obama says -- his Asia trip is all about China.
Why Tom Donilon's empty claims about America’s rebalancing to Asia obscure a dangerous reality.
How Katty Kay and Claire Shipman get it wrong on women and overconfidence.
135 million pieces of junk are orbiting Earth at 18,000 mph -- and U.S. space dominance is in danger of being ripped to shreds.
From global-health success story to nightmare: How a worldwide effort to eradicate polio went from Jonas Salk to Islamist terrorist.
Can India's likely next prime minister unleash his country's economy without allowing his Hindu nationalist base to run free?
Fame, acclaim, and a notorious friendship with Fidel Castro: The life of writer Gabriel Garcia Márquez was as fantastical and politically charged as his reality-bending novels.
Try and tell me the Russian president isn't winning … for now.
Why are Algerians so keen to elect (once again) an ailing 77-year-old man they so rarely see?
Sexualized violence against girls is going unchecked in schools around the world -- and the perpetrators are teachers. What can be done to stop them?
How to fend off the Russians, in seven simple steps.
The Moscow playbook: predict chaos in Ukraine, then unleash it.
What does it mean when North Korea announces it has a "new form" of nuclear testing coming soon?
Israel fears prosecution in The Hague, and the Palestinians know it. But does the world’s war crimes court want to get involved?
Can anyone de-wonkify climate change warnings and actually get people to listen?
How the United States can shape the world without boots on the ground and bombs in the air.
20 years after the Rwandan genocide, is Paul Kagame's government assassinating its critics?
As chaos swirls around Turkey's embattled prime minister, can the opposition take advantage?
How the martyred king of gangsta rap, a bisexual LSD-touting beat poet, and a reclusive alcoholic painter inspire a Moscow apparatchik.
Putin is a bully but he’s not insane, and escalating a conflict with Moscow can only make things worse.