As the US military hits out at new targets – Iran, Syria, and various terrorist groups – Congress must renew the legal authority for such actions. Soldiers must know that Americans support an agreed strategy. And foes must know of US resolve.
Giving to charity hit another record last year, but a new form of giving – impact investing – is catching up fast.
Like recent presidents, President Trump seeks to uplift Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala to help stem the flow of drugs and migrants. US priorities in the region may shift but its neighborliness should not.
The ruling party’s use of fear to deter corruption may be shifting toward positive ways to instill honesty in governance.
What happens when the value of an individual or a group is not acknowledged? What happens when the yearning to be understood is not met?
A roundup of global commentary for the June 12, 2017, weekly magazine.