Central Asia is at the centre of two new initiatives by China and Russia that run against a longstanding economic vision of the US.
The largest cities in Australia and the US are both the richest and the most likely to push out low-income earners. Having cities of all sizes will increase people's choices of where to live and work.
Looking at the agreement, it appears that Kim Jong-un has outmanoeuvred Donald Trump.
US diplomats in Cuba and China have shown symptoms of brain injuries.
We modelled a number of scenarios showing all increases in US or Chinese trade protection would cause international trade, and the global economy more generally, to shrink.
France's answer to #MeToo was #BalanceTonPorc -- "denounce your pig". An analysis of the idioms linking to sex and pigs provides some insights into why the hashtag hit home.
The story of this video game speaks to what seems a powerful political moment, of an American nation literally at war with itself.
PrEP may be giving some homosexual and heterosexual users a false sense of security.
Climate change can not be managed from a global perspective alone.
China is reluctant to be more active in dealing with Pyongyang for fear of consolidating the US take over in the region.
There are methods to avoid madness.
He changed how we see women, sex, and politicians.
Despite US threats, Iran seems to have emerged more powerful than ever, expanding its sphere of influence in the Gulf region and in the Levant.
Media pundits are promoting Canada as exceptional in its tolerance and diversity but the truth is, Canadians have a tendency not to be not less racist than Americans, but to be less loud about it.
The US wanted to 'manage' Iran in the Cold War.
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President Trump wants to renegotiate or eliminate NAFTA because of its impact on U.S. trade, but the accord is also a cornerstone of continental cooperation on security issues as well.
Trump's review on H1-B visa will directly impact high-skilled Indian workers.
Here's why I'm supporting this weekend's March for Science.
Nothing less than the fate of the global economy lies in the balance as the two strong-willed leaders sit down for their first one-on-one meeting.