Meet the Candidates Who Might Write Chile’s New Constitution
Many Chileans are hopeful that the upcoming constitutional drafting process can address long-standing issues.
Green-Lined Vision Is Blurring Reality in Israel-Palestine
Policymakers can no longer rely on an imaginary border that supposedly divides two states as a one-state reality takes shape on the ground.
Russian-Founded Space Start-Up Faces National Security Pressure
Momentus is raising eyebrows in Washington for its ties to Russia.
No Peace Process Means No Peace
If Palestinians have no hope of a capital in East Jerusalem, Israelis will have little hope of normality.
Fear the Robots? AI, Automation, and Equity
A look at the economic and social considerations around automation and artificial intelligence.
The Military Revolt Against Joe Biden
An open letter by former officers calling the president a “Marxist” dictator is a greater threat to U.S. democracy than the ouster of Liz Cheney.
Refugee-Run Organizations Deserve More Money
Governments tend to fund large humanitarian agencies, but small groups run by refugees are a better investment.
In Central America, Rule of Law Is Under Attack. El Salvador Is the Latest Victim.
El Salvador’s populist president is following the playbook of corrupt elites in Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Honduras when it comes to top courts.
Biden Stonewalls U.N. Concern Over Israeli-Palestinian Clashes
The United States, formerly the “honest broker,” must navigate political landmines at home and abroad to respond.
Biden Must Be Clear About What Nuclear Weapons Are For
The U.S. president can clarify his belief in “sole purpose” through a new review process.
India’s Pandemic Disaster Has Finally Slowed Modi’s Unstoppable Rise
The populist leader is blaming everyone but himself. Voters aren’t buying it.
Tulipmania in Space
SPACs are creating a space bubble that will eventually come crashing back to Earth along with cosmic junk launched during the current frenzy.
South Africa’s Unaccountable Ruling Party
The ANC descends into infighting again as it tries to suspend top officials facing corruption charges.
Biden’s ‘America First’ Policies Are Spreading Global Pain
Like its blatant vaccine nationalism, the administration’s unchecked stimulus policies are hurting the world—especially the global poor.
What the Latest Fighting Between Israelis and Palestinians Means for Biden
The U.S. president had hoped to avoid getting entangled in the conflict. Then the shooting started.
Unified Threats Need Decentralized Deterrence
The United States can’t afford to contain its allies anymore.