An imperfect Afghanistan

by Gwynne Dyer

Afghanistan is a strikingly imperfect society in almost every respect: politics, economy, security and human rights. Nor does the two-headed potential monster of a government now being created in Kabul make it an entirely lost cause.

Sep 29, 2014

Closing the education gap

by Lee Jong-Wha

The ability to use new technologies to build borderless networks among schools offer opportunities for students in low-income countries to learn from teachers in advanced countries — and vice versa.

Which way is the enemy?

Sep 26, 2014

Which way is the enemy?

by Ramesh Thakur

As the West seems to be picking fights with several enemies simultaneously, there is the risk of the war on terror mutating into a self-perpetuating permanent war against a continually expanding list of enemies.