Mar 8, 2019
Most Western countries are going to become more diverse. That is simply demographic reality. India demonstrates how that diversity, if embraced and celebrated, could actually help rescue and strengthen democracy.
Mar 1, 2019
If the North Koreans look back honestly at their own history of negotiations with the United States, they will recognize that they repeatedly lied, cheated and broke promises.
Feb 22, 2019
We already have one major party that now routinely twists facts, disregards evidence, ignores serious policy analysis and makes stuff up to appeal to people's emotions and prejudices. If the Democrats start moving along this path as well, American politics will truly descend.
Feb 15, 2019
It might surprise people to know that it wasn't always this way. In fact, through much of history, the Muslim Mideast was hospitable to Jews when Christian Europe was killing or expelling them.
Feb 8, 2019
The Venezuelan government has used its oil wealth to support anti-American movements throughout Latin America, from Cuba to Nicaragua. It has deep ties to drug traffickers, and it is well-documented that the nation has developed ties with Iran and even Hezbollah.
Feb 1, 2019
There have been monumental improvements in access and opportunity for large segments of the population that were locked out and pushed down. In the U.S., the gap between black and white high school completion has almost disappeared.
Jan 24, 2019
With no one actively shoring up the international system, the great question remains: In a world without leaders, will that system over time weaken and eventually crumble?
Jan 18, 2019
Brexit should force Britons to think hard about their place in the world and make the adjustments that will allow them to prosper in it. But it should also cause Europeans overall to take stock of their project, a great idea that has gone awry.