Before pulling the trigger on Iran, the U.S. should review how Bush nearly drove Saddam Hussein from power without an invasion
A Jesuit’s life often takes him to the margins. But often someone from the margins is just what the center needs
Bergoglio’s election as the new pope—the first from Latin America—isn’t really the progressive gesture the conclave of cardinals wants the world to think it is
Sugata Mitra hopes to transform the future of learning
Remote-controlled aircraft and robot technology can be used for bad just as easily as for good
The depiction of Navy SEALs was deadly accurate — and should be celebrated.
The movie is misleading, but that hardly warrants a congressional inquiry.
Can Chuck Hagel help fix Obama’s biggest problem — before it’s too late?
Our emotional response to this rape case erodes the pursuit of justice, for both the victim and the accused
The preference for male babies—and the resulting skewed sex ratio—may be at the root of the rise in violence against women
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Perhaps, but a new survey of American values reminds us what real exceptionalism means
Critics contend that the proposed charter is too Islamist and may curb freedoms. But democracy can thrive without a constitution—and a vibrant democracy can even reshape a flawed charter