Elmo Joins the Forever War

"Sesame Street" is heading to Syrian refugee camps, a blessing for kids with little hope. Better yet, experts say, Elmo and friends can help fight extremism.

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UNESCO Fights Back As ISIS Tries to Stamp Out Culture

In an interview with Foreign Policy, UNESCO chief Irina Bokova talks about why cultural destruction matters in the fight against terrorism.


The Urgency of Art in a Dangerous, Rapidly Changing World

With the first Culture Summit in Abu Dhabi, Foreign Policy seeks to highlight the power of collective imagination as a force for good.

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Is World Cat Day the Only Thing That Can Unify Our Fractured World?

Probably not. But here are some cats worth knowing from around the world anyway.

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Iceland’s Hottest New Reality TV Show Is Just a Live Stream of Cats

It's called 'Keeping Up With the Kattarshians.'

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At This Rate, Kid Rock Will Be President Soon. What Are His Foreign-Policy Views?

Kid Rock is a true “American Bad Ass” who will never back down from a fight. Maybe that's why some Republicans think he should run for Senate.

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