If the global turmoil of the late 1980s was fueled by a liberty deficit, today’s extremist movements may well be exploiting a justice deficit.
Day-to-day corruption is not only detrimental to a country’s economy, but can also make people angry and more sympathetic to violent extremism.
The India-Brazil-South Africa Dialogue Forum still has the potential to become an important force in international politics, but it is also in danger of fading into irrelevance.
To combat Boko Haram, U.S. officials need to get tough on Nigerian leaders for their flagrant effort to control the outcome of the election.
For security reasons as well as ethical ones, the United States should stand by its anticorruption rhetoric, applying sanctions and other leverage against members of what many have called Nigeria's most kleptocratic administration ever.
Every week, a selection of leading experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.
Corruption acts as a thread tying recent frightening international security crises together.
Corruption is a cause—not a result—of global instability.
China is facilitating economic development in African countries not only through government-directed investment but also through the market forces unleashed by Chinese value chains.
In fifteen years, Lagos has gone from being a symbol of urban disorder to a widely cited example of effective African governance.