A Political and Literary Forum
Thailand has been gripped by the largest wave of protest in years, forcing a reckoning between the country’s dual structures of democracy and monarchy.
Is there a political coup underway?
Comic books can document the horrors of war better than photos.
Bias and due process violations in Brazil’s massive corruption investigation.
Negotiations may ease the humanitarian crisis—while strengthening Assad.
Europe must accept that post-nationalism, by nature, is porous at its borders.
Fears of terrorism, and President Erdoğan’s rivalry with an exiled theologian, have become excuses for censorship and repression.
The neglect and abuse of Pakistan's tribal areas.
The history of terrorism in France offers lessons in how best to respond to the Paris attacks.
It is time for the United States to take responsibility for the war it encouraged in Syria.
Aziz Z. Huq
In Israel and Palestine, two states are still better than one.
Refugee camps, intended to be temporary, host people for an average of 12 years.
Elizabeth Cullen Dunn
It is becoming impossible to ignore the growing theocratic elements in a nation that sees itself as the only democracy in the Middle East.
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Joseph J. Fischel
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