The limitations of the Indian government’s provisional conception of how to lessen poverty through a universal basic income scheme.
A sustained U.S. military buildup to counter terrorism in sub-Saharan Africa would be ill-advised because such terrorist movements rarely imperil core U.S. interests.
Many Russians are ambivalent about sweeping political or economic change, even as they sense the country’s status quo under President Vladimir Putin is unsustainable.
The Islamic State’s defeat in Syria will not automatically bring displaced people home. A broader political settlement that reflects regional and national realities will be required.
Incidents involving Iran have been among the most sophisticated, costly, and consequential attacks in the history of the internet.