Communism and democratic socialism won’t heal today’s political divisions. But social democracy—which helped ward off extremism following World War II—could.
The president’s military parade only furthers his vision of a dumbed-down America that may no longer be up to the task of global leadership.
Washington once mistakenly thought the crackdown would be temporary. It was wrong then, just as it’s wrong about a new Cold War now.
The United States caused many of the planet’s problems and can still unmake them—but only if its politicians face up to the challenge.
For decades, the country managed to avoid most problems suffered by dictatorships. Now Xi Jinping’s personal power play risks undermining everything that made China exceptional.
A new book argues that modern wars will be won with phones and laptops rather than tanks.
Bollywood’s dark hit comedy features a bureaucrat lost in India’s political jungles.