Topic: Sub-Saharan Africa
Based on an 1986 incident, this portrayal of mob rule in an Iranian village is a haunting tale.
07/21/2009 01:00 am
The visit is seen as a reward for Ghana's commitment to good governance and democracy. There's also newfound oil and a photo-op at a former slave fort.
07/11/2009 01:00 am
President Obama arrives in Ghana this weekend, but China's booming Africa presence may mean that he'll have less leverage to advance US interests than his predecessors.
07/10/2009 01:00 am
The president's trip to Ghana challenges him to build on the work of his predecessors.
07/08/2009 01:00 am
Qaddafi and Berlusconi are set to discuss energy and immigration deals, but a colonial past overhangs the meetings.
06/10/2009 01:00 am
Women are stepping up to raise standards in the public realm.
06/04/2009 01:00 am
Demographic data confirm the world is changing, but in unexpected ways
05/29/2009 01:00 am
At Bangkok meeting, they cheer support for needle exchanges but urge further steps toward 'harm reduction.'
04/21/2009 01:00 am
Readers write about why US foreign-aid is vital in the global fight against disease, the middle ground between doctors' and patients' rights, and why talking to Hamas may not be a good idea.
04/01/2009 01:00 am
Competition for resources, ‘climate migrants,’ failed states are among top concerns.
03/17/2009 01:00 am