After almost four years of strife, roughly half the population — 10 million out of Syria’s roughly 22 million people — are now either refugees or displaced people inside Syria. More than half are children.
How Nazi Germany's leaders tried to recruit Muslims to their war against Jews, Britain, and Bolshevism.
World Wars I and II came to transform every aspect of life in nearly every corner of the planet. Now, 100 years since the start of WWI and 75 years since the end of WWII, as public memory of the great wars begins to fade, we look at their lasting impact and ponder the future of their memory.
While some European countries remain examples of progressive governance, others have seen a marked rise in the influence of far-right parties. Why the disparity?
Reagan wanted to dismantle the Department of Education. Bush passed “No Child Left Behind.” Obama has taken a relatively-hands-off approach. What gives?
We accept the role of religion in politics throughout the Middle East. Why do we ignore its role in Europe?