NBA Commissioner notes that rules require players to "stand and line up in a dignified posture."
A growing independent segment of the Russian media sphere is video blogging to an audience of 18–24-year-olds.
Out of 599 key government positions, Trump has made only 159 nominations.
It was a mistake for the US to depend too much on Barzani.
War is not human nature, but through romanticization and censorship people no longer understand its true horror, philosopher AC Grayling argues in this extract.
Just as in Scotland and Catalonia, American states are seriously considering independence from the Union.
A Kiev store that dared paint over revolutionary graffiti was attacked by an angry crowd.
Bangla Desh’s Hasina has shown greater compassion than many leaders from richer countries.
The diplomatic, political and international facets of the war leave a lot to be desired.
In London’s foolish Uber decision we have a glimpse of what might happen if Brexit goes wrong.
Defense Secretary Perry: “We do not need a national missile defense system because no rogue nation has ICBMs.”
There is a strangely non-adversarial relationship between the mainstream press and the Trump/Republican tax cutters.
The electrical grid will remain down for some time. Without electricity, critical services are hard to provide.
The idea of a Germanic master race took root only during the 19th century.
Superfluous rules and price caps have restricted entry into the taxi market and stifled competition.
It is irresponsible to applaud the Kurdish leadership’s desire to walk over a cliff.
It is in our strategic interest to maintain our influence in Southeast Asia where China is becoming the dominant power.
‘N. Korea smuggles missiles and weapons around the world—Burma, Iran, Hezbollah, Hamas.’
In Puerto Rico, Hawaii, Guam and Alaska, the Jones Act restricts the ability to import.
The Supreme Court has become a target of Israel’s right-wing, which accuses it of being a “leftist, elitist institution.”
Stone left a long Twitter trail. But he was far from transparent about his dealings with the leakers.
The Plutocene would be characterised by extremely high global temperatures, leading to "mega-cyclones, mega-floods and super-tropical terrestrial environments."
Despite the United States and other allies’ best efforts, the first post-ISIS challenge is upon us.
Before the Iraq War, Saddam Hussein challenged George W. Bush to a duel.
Neil Buchanan writes that to appeal to his base, Trump criticized African-American athletes.
Roger Stone’s Statement to Congress, Dissected by a Federal Prosecutor.
Those who implemented Clinton’s disastrous miscalculations in Benghazi must be purged.
States with at least 270 electors must award all their electoral votes to the candidate who wins the popular vote.
We might expect to see a pro-Trump candidate as well as a far-right candidate emerge.
Nixon ruminated about racial hierarchies with Asians on top, whites in the middle, and blacks on the bottom.