Burma’s Women Are Still Fighting for Their Rights

The country's most famous politician may be a woman, but Burma remains firmly in the grip of patriarchy.

Shadow Government

The Confederate Battle Flag Is an Affront to the United States and its Constitution

Those who work to advance U.S. foreign policy and national security in our government swear an oath to “support and defend the Constitution of the ...

Shadow Government

Colombia’s Peace Talks are on the Brink of Failure

The House Foreign Affairs subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere is holding a hearing this week on the status of ongoing peace negotiations between the Colombian government and ...


The Face of Greek Resistance

Meet the 92-year-old communist who explains why Athens can't capitulate to its creditors.


Pope Francis Calls for Aggressive Action on Climate Change in Leaked Encyclical

An Italian paper broke embargo and published the document ahead of schedule.

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