As part of the Grenoble École de Management’s 2018 Geopolitics Festival, four scholars explored the art of debate -- an antidote for toxic conversations in the fake-news era.
If the Democrats get close to retaking the House of Representatives in the midterm elections, the odds of impeachment are high. But the Senate remains problematic.
The death of the rules-based world order that supports the global economy and free trade has been greatly exaggerated.
The Syrian civil war may be coming to an end, but the suffering and uncertainty are far from over for its people.
What's really the most dangerous American city? The way crimes are currently counted in the US can easily confuse and mislead.
Colombia's new president Ivan Duque has some big issues in his inbox.
The now-confirmed supreme court judge repeatedly lost his cool during his recent appearance in the senate. Is that what we need from lawmakers?
The 'resistance' to the Trump administration has many forms, from grassroots organizing to making music. But a historian of 20th-century Germany asks whether opposing Trump is a real resistance.
Women, like men, are susceptible to bias when it comes to defending those in their ‘in-group’ from accountability for sexual assault.
The bitterly contested hearings to confirm Brett Kavanaugh as the newest justice to the U.S. Supreme Court were more of a show trial than a legal procedure.
A change of heart on preferences appears to have cost the high-profile independent in Wentworth, while the controversy around Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation has been of benefit to Donald Trump.
The South African pressure group Afriforum and its allies want to be the only voices speaking on behalf of Afrikaners.
The longstanding, historical notion of the judge as an independent, non-partisan interpreter of the law may never truly recover.
Though more consequences are likely to develop in the post-9/11 era, the war on terror, heightened government surveillance and Islamophobia are notable legacies of this early 21st century tragedy.
Rationality is the newest casualty of populist philosophy.
Canada, the US and Mexico are about to rip up the 25-year-old NAFTA and replace it with something new. But how new?
Right-wing populists have exploited key weaknesses in liberal democratic society that were exacerbated by the failure of political leaders to respond effectively to the 2008 financial crisis.
A Trump prophecy movement believes that his election was part of God's plan. This round up from our archives explains a fast- growing Christian movement and some others from the past.
What exactly do we mean by teenage behavior? And who gets to be this kind of teenager?
How do you know whether to trust a poll? Look carefully at how it was conducted – and examine your own biases.