Our modern societies, top French politicos fear, just might ‘explode’ without one.
How is it possible that so many left voters in France are willing to choose a far-right candidate in the second round of the presidential elections?
The world urgently needs a new generation of democratic internationalists — or there won’t be much of a world left when Trump’s confederacy of oligarchs gets through with it.
World leaders are resolving to stop cooking the planet after they’re dead.
France is the ninth country in Europe and fourteenth in the world to legalize gay marriage.
Same-sex marriage and adoption move forward in France.
The Algerian hostage crisis was not only both a human and political fiasco, but its regional implications are still evolving.
Western intervention–ostensibly on humanitarian grounds–is largely responsible for the Malian crisis in the first place.
As in: come home to roost.
One longs for the heyday of ancient Timbuktu, when African scholars pored studiously over learned manuscripts in quiet libraries.
The co-director of the Institute’s Foreign Policy In Focus project discussed the African conflict on the PBS NewsHour.
Without someone at least ranting about sharing the wealth, no one’s talking about sharing the wealth.
French anti-nuclear activists are hunger-striking their way onto the political agenda.
Maybe the end of the Washington consensus is finally upon us.
A Hollande victory in France would tip the balance of power in Europe and put an end to the hegemony of the austerity paradigm.