The First Victim of Russia's Anti-Gay Law Is Dead
September 29, 2013
On Wednesday, LGBT activist Alexey Davydov was supposed to take part in a protest against the Sochi Olympics but had to go to the hospital instead. Last night, he slipped into a coma. This morning, he was gone.
The Irony Lady
April 08, 2013
Margaret Thatcher's foreign policy fluctated wildly.
Anthony Lewis: The Paul Krugman of His Time—And Then Some
March 26, 2013
You didn’t have to agree with the longtime New York Times columnist to admire his relentlessness.
What Fidel Taught Hugo
March 05, 2013
Fidel Castro's Cuba defined Hugo Chavez's life as much as Chavez's own Venezuela did.