National Assembly President Juan Guaidó has won the support of the U.S. and other countries. But Venezuela's fate could hinge on the military.
By allowing a refugee soccer player to remain stranded in Thailand, soccer’s governing body is scoring another own goal.
Human beings are rarely rational—so it’s time we all stopped pretending they are.
The world’s authoritarians are on the march—and the West helped pave the way.
The Little Ice Age could offer a glimpse of our tumultuous future.
New regulations and reforms have helped, but major threats still loom.
Ivory Coast is often held up as a post-conflict success. That could all fall apart.
Can the mighty Communist Party win the hearts of China’s youth, or will the 2D world lure them into Japan's clutches?
Spain has long resisted the rise of the far-right, because Basque and Catalan separatism animated nationalist passions—but the rise of Vox in Andalusia shows that the country is not immune from xenophobic politics.
The 7-foot center Enes Kanter has become a symbol of Turkey's never-ending purge—and a potential assassination target.
The continent can save NATO—but only if it takes Washington’s side in its growing struggle with Beijing.
Democrats have the upper hand to take the White House—but whoever wins may have to adopt the current occupant's worldview.