The increasingly warm relationship between Vietnam and the United States shows that the past need not determine the future.
Anger and violence don't define Baltimore. The widespread desire to rebuild and reform do.
No place on the planet is “exotic.” A tragedy on the other side of the world is a tragedy in our neighborhood.
New technology may allow us to detect earthquakes like those that hit Nepal and save lives.
Turkey must acknowledge the dark periods in its past in order to prevent repeating them.
Today's Sunni-Shiite conflict – like an earlier one – likely will have no victor, no vanquished, and too much suffering.
The contrasting treatment of Hosni Mubarak and Mohamed Morsi raises questions about Egyptian justice.
Disasters such as the Deepwater Horizon oil spill are reminders not to trample on our planet.
Conflicts, collapsed states, and economic hardship cause millions of people to flee for their lives.
Competition sometimes gives rise to anticompetitive behavior. But competition usually solves that problem.