International

07/31/2015 - 8:24pm

    At the core of any conflict lies invisibility. The enemy cannot be seen, at least not if seeing betokens the start of understanding. The other is there, a menacing and ineffaceable presence, but is invisible in his or her human dimensions.

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07/31/2015 - 7:24pm

    There’s a bit of a lull in the news from Europe, but the underlying situation is as terrible as ever. Greece is experiencing a slump worse than the Great Depression, and nothing happening now offers hope of recovery. Spain has been hailed as a success...

07/23/2015 - 9:46pm

    In the midst of Iran mania, the president got tossed a question about Bill Cosby.

    Would he revoke the Presidential Medal of Freedom given to a comedian who has been accused of subverting the free...

07/23/2015 - 9:45pm

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel calls it a “historic mistake” that permits Iran “a sure path to nuclear weapons.” A minister in his government, unable to resist outrageous hyperbole, calls it “one of the darkest...

07/23/2015 - 9:43pm

    To understand why the Iran nuclear deal is such a triumph, consider the most likely alternative: war.

    Imagine a U.S.-led military strike -- not a pinprick but an extended bombing campaign robust...

07/23/2015 - 9:43pm

    It's never too late to go back to school. So when I realized I didn't know enough about the Iranian nuclear deal reached this week in Vienna between Iran and the United States, Germany, France, England, Russia and China, I signed up for a master...

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