The real downsides of Donald Trump’s choice in Saudi Arabia to prioritize commerce at the expense of principle.
Limiting academic freedom is a threat to democracy itself. EU leaders must unite and stand up to this troubling trend.
Women in Mozambique bear the brunt of civil war, droughts and floods.
A self-fulfilling prophecy of failure: Welfare states attract a lot of unskilled migrants who fail to assimilate. A political disaster is looming.
The best response to populism is active government policy. We need more and better smart liberalism.
The disunity of Israel’s opposition parties is serving the Occupation.
Most CEO jobs are as outsourceable as everybody else’s. The incentive is greater too, given the direct savings in salary costs etc.
Turkey has become too diverse demographically, too big economically and too complicated politically for one person to shape in his own image.
Pope Francis is shining a spotlight on complex battles for the soul of Islam as well as the survival of autocracy in the Middle East and North Africa.