By Zack Beauchamp on December 5, 2013
Your guide to understanding why we don't do more to help the world's poorest.
By Kiley Kroh and Igor Volsky on December 5, 2013
What's behind the mass protests in Ukraine and why it matters.
By Rebecca Leber on December 4, 2013
Gitmo's motto: "safe, humane, legal, transparent detention."
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By Travis Waldron on December 4, 2013
Brazil is increasing security efforts to allay concerns ahead of the World Cup -- but what will that mean for a country already plagued by police brutality once the tournament is over?
By Ben Armbruster on December 4, 2013
Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) thinks the United States should use tactical nuclear weapons on Iran if it decides to use military force against its nuclear program.
By Ken Gude, Guest Blogger on December 3, 2013
As Congress focuses on reducing spending, it routinely ignores the billions of dollars wasted keeping Guantanamo Bay open.
By Ben Armbruster on December 3, 2013
A new poll shows that Members of Congress pushing for more sanctions on Iran have limited public support.
While a bipartisan group works to put more sanctions on Iran, their colleagues are beginning to push back.
By Ben Armbruster on December 2, 2013
Senators pushing more sanctions on Iran say allowing Iran to enrich uranium violates United Nations resolutions. Experts disagree.
By Adam Peck on November 29, 2013
Children make up over half of all refugees who have fled the war-torn country, and most of them are younger than 12.