If the United States values stability more than democracy, it will recognize that restoring Afghanistan’s constitutional monarchy is the only thing that will prevent Taliban rule and victory in the war.
Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan has rejected GOP claims that she'd be a liberal activist judge.
In his Senate confirmation hearing to become the war's new commander, Petraeus says it is more a matter of tweaks than a redesign of the campaign. Indeed, the strategy has yet to be fully implemented. Now is not the time to change it.
Shares of electric car maker Tesla Motors went public Tuesday.
South Africa's hosting of the 2010 World Cup reminds the world that Africa is part of humanity. Let's build on this progress by setting a goal of liberation from crushing human poverty.
Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan started answering questions from senators today. Here's what she can expect.
The Supreme Court gun rights decision leaves a door open for more restrictions on guns. Gun-control advocates need to make sure it stays open.
Defense expenditures amount to nearly 5 percent of US GDP -- well above the less than 2 percent of GDP spent by such allies as Canada, Germany and Britain. Analysts predict the US will have to cut military spending significantly in the next few years.
To help Rwanda protect its postgenocide democracy from renewed ethnic divisions, Washington must be more alert to ideology at work there.
The US should pursue science diplomacy with Muslim-majority countries, which would complement efforts to promote human rights.
As 2010 Census enumerators pound the pavement for a final tally, a look at why it's important to know what America looks like
Overwhelming American force hasn't been able to restore order in Iraq and Afghanistan. Humpty Dumpty illustrates why.
Recent reports show the overall economy in Africa growing and reforming. Foreign investors are recognizing this. Foreign donors, such as the G8, must, too.