Spending all the development funds in the world will not substitute for an actual functioning Afghan government, writes John Norris.
President Obama should acknowledge the limitations of a security-centric approach to the Middle East and endorse a universal vision that is centered on broad and inclusive economic and social development, writes Sarah Margon.
Connie Veillette and John Norris explain how the United States can save $2 billion while improving foreign aid.
The Ugandan Parliament is set to vote this week on an extreme bill that targets gays and lesbians for imprisonment and even death. Bishop Gene Robinson and Andre Banks explain what you can do to help stop it.
Sarah Margon examines how the United States should rethink its foreign assistance in the Middle East.
John Norris and Connie Veillette detail how Congress could save more than $500 million annually by eliminating unnecessary regulations that make it harder to carry out effective development programs abroad.
Bin Laden’s death and the Middle East uprisings present the Obama administration with an opportunity to shift to a more comprehensive counterterrorism strategy that recognizes a changing landscape, writes Sarah Margon.
Sarah Margon and John Norris outline why we need the United Nations and why efforts to pull back from this institution are a mistake.
Restricting U.S. support for the United Nations ultimately has a much higher price tag than it does savings.
John Norris debunks myths about foreign aid and examines whether it is beneficial.