A sortable guide to the administration’s policies—and the people putting them into practice.
The rush to find a conspiracy around the COVID-19 pandemic’s origins is driven by narrative, not evidence.
A “cold peace” is the best-case scenario coming out of this week’s summit.
Belarus’s Lukashenko doesn’t want to be believed—he wants to be feared.
It’s time for Yerevan to shift gears and work toward rapprochement with Ankara.
Pedro Castillo ran as an anti-establishment leftist. Here’s why he won’t govern like one.
Alleged corruption and geopolitical worries have created a deadly shortage.
The mindset that helped fight the current pandemic is what gets us into situations like this in the first place.
The conflict’s impact on the world’s ability to prevent atrocities will be felt for years to come.
Armed checkpoints along key trade routes are the key to financing rebel groups and insurgencies around the world.
As Beijing limits women’s choices, ta shidai television shows soothe without offering real change.
The pandemic killed hopes of a trade boom.
We asked 25 experts to grade the administration’s start on foreign policy
The U.S. treasury secretary and the Italian prime minister have spent decades shaping this economy. But can they control what comes next?
Ignoring the central role of race and colonialism in world affairs precludes an accurate understanding of the modern state system.
International relations theorists once explored racism. What has the field lost by giving that up?
Tangled questions of Asian identity need answers that aren’t defined by U.S. terminology alone.
May brought an explosion of violence in Israel and Gaza—plus volcanic eruptions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, “sea snot” in Turkey, and the delivery of COVID vaccines around the world.
Biden repealed major restrictions on U.S. foreign assistance, but anti-abortion ideology still limits crucial reproductive care in the places that need it most.