The tangled diplomacy over UN recognition seemed to affirm that Hamas’s defiance pays greater dividends than the Palestinian Authority’s conciliation.
The newly elected Egyptian president, at the center of cease-fire talks between Hamas and Israel, is under heavy domestic and international pressure from all sides.
The reverend sat down with The Nation to talk about his humanitarian trip to Africa and poverty in America.
Surprisingly, the United States seems pleased that Putin wants to reposition Russia as a major Asian power.
Obama’s “Smart Power’ foreign policy not smart at all.
With a new SEC regulation, no longer will big oil and mining companies be able to hide under-the-table payments to crooked Third World governments.
How an American disaster paved the way for Big Oil’s rise—and possible fall—in Iraq.
Drones have regularized a program of assassinations.
Ecuador’s refusal to turn Assange over to the British threatens more turmoil between the US and newly independent Latin America.
The emerging #YoSoy132 student movement has shaken up the usual staid political classes heading into the July 1 vote—maybe for good.