Waiting for Goodluck in Nigeria

Nigeria’s resurgent president has made the most of a six-week election postponement, taking the fight to Boko Haram and stumping across the country. But are Nigerians too fed up with corrupt government to re-elect him?


What Does This Grown-Up Speech and Debate Nerd Think About Foreign Policy?

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz's foreign-policy beliefs amount to little more than over-heated rhetoric.

Tea Leaf Nation

China's Web Can't Agree on Late Singapore Leader's Legacy

While Beijing lionizes Singapore's late leader, its citizens have split on what lessons his legacy offers.


Never Trust Netanyahu

The Israeli prime minister’s last-minute political ploys prove that he’s an opportunist of the worst kind. And the U.S. has to stop enabling his bad behavior.


A New Voice for Israel’s Arab Citizens

Israel wasn’t going to change its policies toward Palestinians no matter who won the election. But with the third-largest party in the Knesset, Arabs can find a silver lining in the new political landscape.

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