Europe Confronts Mediterranean Mayhem – Part I

Cooperation between Arabs and Europeans could lead to a new renaissance
Jean-Pierre Lehmann
February 28, 2011

The Arab Rising – Part I

Concerned about stability and friendly ties with Arab regimes, US overlooked popular discontent
Susan Froetschel
February 2, 2011

The 21st Century Arab Awakening?

Could Tunisia’s Jasmine Revolution prove to be the Arab world’s “Gdansk moment”?
Jean-Pierre Lehmann
January 28, 2011

Demonizing China: Pundits Get its Role in Africa Wrong

Its faults are the same as those of the neo-liberal world
Barry Sautman and Yan Hairong
February 10, 2010

China in Africa: Soft Power, Hard Results

But Africa’s poor don’t see China as a great power
Loro Horta
November 13, 2009

Lessons of Failed States: Rebuilding Sierra Leone and Liberia

Temporary suspension of sovereignty may be a necessary ingredient to revive failed states
Humphrey Hawksley
August 20, 2009


We Should Have Seen This Refugee Crisis Coming

Governments do not harness the power of technology
Rana Novack
September 23, 2015

Europe Trades Blame as Migrants' Bodies Pulled From Mediterranean

Disparate laws challenge border enforcement
Ahmed Elumami and Marton Dunai
August 31, 2015

Denmark: First EU Country Planning to Run Anti-Refugee Adverts in Foreign Papers

Far-right parties gain traction by opposing immigration of desperate refugees
Emmanuel Akinwotu
August 20, 2015

No Plastic Bags? It's Already the Law in Rwanda

Citizens also stop all work the last Saturday of each month to clean their community
Karen Louise Boothe Acharya
August 7, 2015

“The Last Mile”: Laying the Political and Security Foundations First for Peace, Then Development

Poverty thrives in fragile states fraught with violence
Bruce Jones
August 5, 2015