The recent transformation of Hungarian politics—particularly the metamorphosis of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán—offers a cautionary tale of what can happen when a right-wing national populist leader gets elected.
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The United States has been a leader in the global clean energy movement, but it now courts irrelevance and decline.
On Veterans Day, the Center for American Progress offers a statistical snapshot of the nation's veterans and the challenges they face.
The United States and China take the lead in identifying their own wasteful fossil fuel subsidies in a coordinated peer review.
The United States and China should look beyond their differences and work with Southeast Asian nations on shared challenges.
In countries across the world, corrupt officials conspire with criminal actors to profit off of human misery. The United States and its international partners should do more to hold both groups accountable for their abuses.
The next U.S. administration should advance a long-term affirmative agenda that deepens engagement with long-standing partners, builds a new framework for regional cooperation, and utilizes America’s unique leverage and assets to advance U.S. interests and values.
The July 15 coup attempt was deeply traumatic for Turkey, but that does not justify President Erdoğan’s many disturbing postcoup actions.
On the eve of the U.N. and Obama administration summits on the global refugee challenge, the United States should redouble its commitment to refugee resettlement.
This fall, world leaders and science ministers have a shot at stepping up global action to avert catastrophic Arctic and global climate change.
With the upcoming U.N. General Assembly meetings, it is crucial to focus on human-centered approaches to sustainable development.
Children and families face extreme violence and poverty in the Northern Triangle of Central America, as evidenced by this round-up of stories reported by the press and nongovernmental organizations.
The United States needs to adopt a long-term foreign policy approach to transnational threats by creating an international compact program to support the growth of legitimate, effective governments.
The most high-profile extradition request in recent history may shape Turkey’s relationship with the United States.