World

The Brazen Bibliophiles of Timbuktu
How a team of sneaky librarians duped Al Qaeda
April 25, 2013

How a team of sneaky librarians duped Al Qaeda

Let Them Eat Kebabs
Why Asma Al Assad is the perfect dictator’s wife for the twenty-first century
April 25, 2013

Why Asma Al Assad is the perfect dictator’s wife for the 21st century.

The Murky Morality of the Magnitsky List
Should the U.S. ban Russians implicated in Sergei Magnitsky's death?
April 15, 2013

Should the U.S. ban the entry of Russians implicated in Sergei Magnitsky's death?

Venezuela's Controversial Election Results Are Only the Start of Its Troubles
April 15, 2013

CARACAS, Venezuela — The late Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez always had superb political timing. His initial election in 1998 coincided with the lowest oil prices in decades, and he rode a steady rise in prices to a nearly impregnable, petrodollar-

The Importance of Being Prickly
How Margaret Thatcher ruled
April 11, 2013

How Margaret Thatcher ruled.

The Irony Lady
Margaret Thatcher's fluctuating foreign policy
April 08, 2013

Margaret Thatcher's foreign policy fluctated wildly.

The Weary Kind
How Seoul handles Washington and Pyongyang's war games
April 08, 2013

How Seoul handles Washington and Pyongyang's war games

Chávez the Unfriendly Ghost
What will happen to Venezuela now that the caudillo is dead?
April 06, 2013

What will happen to Venezuela now that the caudillo is dead?

Mortal Beloved
The extreme perils of motherhood in Sierra Leone
April 04, 2013

For thousands of women in Sierra Leone, motherhood remains a war zone.

I Was a Pakistani Soap Opera Star!
As the World Burns in Karachi
April 04, 2013

The diary of a Pakistani soap opera star.

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