The not-so-humane aspect of humanitarian aid.
Francis Fukuyama and the Dream of Democracy.
Should climate change be left to nation states to resolve? Not on your life.
Touring the ruins of Syria.
The 9/11 tale of an American vigilante and his Bangladeshi immigrant victim.
Questioning how to measure social mobility.
Is Beijing’s appetite for commodities pernicious, or simply pragmatic?
Does the rise of Islamic extremism prove that Iraqi democracy was doomed to fail?
Investigating the myths surrounding the struggle over the Western Sahara.
Making the case for normalizing India-Pakistan relations.
The writing of a new Middle East narrative.
Analyzing an overcommitted, underperforming United States.