Democratic renewal in the United States calls for locally driven public engagement rather than the establishment of a third party, which would likely further worsen polarization and governance.
Trump’s new strategy to counter China with a coalition of like-minded democracies risks driving the region into a tense, pointless zero-sum competition.
The limitations of the Indian government’s provisional conception of how to lessen poverty through a universal basic income scheme.
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.