The shared values of the European Union will not only help it survive each new challenge, such as the current one in Italy, but reshape how it lives up to its promise of continentwide peace and prosperity.
Preserving antiquities is important not just for culture and tourism. The ancient world is a reminder of the fleeting nature of human events.
Letters to the editor for the Dec. 5, 2016 weekly magazine.
A roundup of global commentary for the Dec. 5, 2016 weekly magazine.
Instead of running out of oil, the world may be able to leave some of it in the ground as transportation alternatives improve.
The growing popularity of 'fake news' offers an opportunity for everyone to stop, take a deep breath, and weigh the veracity of what they read online.
As Nigeria pushes back the violent jihadist group, the millions of victims of that war are in desperate need. Yet one need – resiliency – is being mirrored back to them by one woman’s images of hope.
On the sixth anniversary of the Arab Spring, the region’s youth are even more embracing openness and freedom. They might help bring peace from below.
Automation, more than globalization, has changed the job market. If Donald Trump and others seek to ‘bring back’ good jobs, they must first deal with people’s fears of automation – and learn from those who have adapted.
His personal rule over decades was the longest in modern times, which has become an oddity in a time when more people embrace liberty and accountability.
A roundup of global commentary for the Nov. 28, 2016 weekly magazine.
Letters to the editor for the Nov. 28, 2016 weekly magazine.