Even Democracy Is Partisan Now

Even Democracy Is Partisan Now

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- As it marks its centennial this month, the League of Women Voters shows how difficult it is for a political organization born and bred in nonpartisanship to navigate the cratered road of partisan destruction. The ascendance...

America is doing so much better than you think

America is doing so much better than you think

The era of great power competition is back, and Washington is worried.Lingering in the new decade are some of the old anxieties. As the United States struggled in Afghanistan and Iraq, endured the Great Recession, and arrived at one...

The Man Who Enabled the Holocaust

The Man Who Enabled the Holocaust

The last of the Auschwitz survivors to revisit the extermination machine in Poland have left. Now very old men and women, they returned to mark the 75th anniversary of the infamous death camp’s liberation last Monday.Kate Middleton’s Secret Photos...

EU top diplomat expected in Tehran Monday

EU top diplomat expected in Tehran Monday

Top EU diplomat Josep Borrell is expected in Tehran Monday, Iran's foreign ministry announced a day ahead of the visit, amid new tensions over the Iranian nuclear issue. Moussavi gave no details on when Borrell would arrive or how...

Researchers become prime targets in Mideast power plays

Researchers become prime targets in Mideast power plays

Authoritarian governments in the Middle East are increasingly willing to seize researchers and academics, who are seen as valuable bargaining chips in their joustings with Western nations, analysts warn. "The risks now facing researchers in the Middle East are...

High-profile Iowa poll won't be released

High profile Iowa poll won 39 t be released

The Des Moines Register, CNN and its polling partner have decided not to release the final installment of its presidential preference poll, fearing its results may have been compromised. Carol Hunter, the executive editor of the Iowa newspaper, posted...