The political prisoner Leopoldo López wrote from his cell that there’s a way to fix the economic catastrophe wrought by mismanagement.
Time to take a look back at some of the most memorable events and images of 2017. Among the events covered in this essay, part 2 of 3: Hurricane Harvey hits Texas, France elects a new president, a total solar eclipse crosses the U.S., and much more.
The decision to recognize the city as Israel's capital increases the odds of violence because it deepens Palestinian despair.
Conservative evangelicals may see the embassy move as in line with their reading of scripture. But there’s more than one way to read scripture—and more than one scripture to read.
A study in humiliation
The timing and circumstances of Trump’s Jerusalem announcement suggest he might be the latest president to view a splashy overseas maneuver as a solution to domestic political woes.
But the reality will be much more complicated.
President Trump’s announcement on the status of the holy city could spark a crisis across the Middle East.
The Saad Hariri saga is key to understanding Emmanuel Macron’s foreign-policy vision.
Time to take a look back at some of the most memorable events and images of 2017. Among the events covered in this essay: the inauguration of President Donald Trump, the Women’s March on Washington, observations from Saturn, and much more.
A former FBI agent reflects on the convoluted legacy of the late Ali Abdullah Saleh
A striking window into the life of a resistance fighter against ISIS and his dashed hopes and dreams.
Powerful images from the past 12 very eventful months.
Strongmen fear losing power—and their lives.
How far will Abdel Fattah el-Sisi go to stifle dissent?
His reaction challenged the U.S. political norm of “one president at a time.”
“There is an open question on whether they understand government or not.”
Trump's reported intention to declare Jerusalem Israel's capital, while declining to move the embassy, mirrors a tactic he's used before.
Tax bill protests in Washington D.C., Pope Francis’s visit to Myanmar, Christmas celebrations around the world, a Krampus sighting in Slovenia, and much more.
With no government in Belfast and the border issue unresolved, anxiety grows about the country’s future.
How U.S. policy risks creating another crisis