Overwhelming Majority Votes to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage in Ireland

The vote makes Ireland the world's first country to allow same-sex marriage by popular referendum.


Rally Round the Flag in Riyadh

Saudis are cheering on the war in Yemen. But will they still be celebrating when the kingdom turns up the heat on the Islamic State?


Singapore Blogger Convicted for ‘Obscene’ Image Featuring the Late Lee Kuan Yew

There’s no doubt that Amos Yee’s depiction of Singapore’s late founder Lee Kuan Yew in carnal embrace with former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher is ...


Don’t Bring a Dove to a Polish Hawk Fight

As Poland readies for its presidential election, one thing is certain: Russia is a threat.


Glasgow, the Day After a Massacre

What’s left of Scottish Labour licks its wounds, while a victorious Scottish National Party ponders just how it’s going to work with those loathsome Tories.


Five Takeaways (and a Needlepoint) from the British Elections

It's Maggie Thatcher's world, and we're just living in it.

Shadow Government

Who Will Win the U.S. Trade Game?

For U.S. trade policy, the game is now afoot. The question is whether trade enthusiasts or skeptics will be ahead when the buzzer sounds. One ...

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