Like many horrors throughout history, they were rooted in radical ideas aimed at implementing some utopian vision.
Geoffrey Swenson’s book Contending Orders tackles Afghanistan and Timor-Leste.
The economic historian and Magatte Wade, Alex Gladstein, Mohamad Machine-Chian, Tony Woodlief, and Tom Palmer are challenging authoritarians everywhere.
Politicians' go-to fixes like child tax credits and federal paid leave are known for creating disincentives to work without much impact on fertility.
Compared to Russia, war with China is a deeper nightmare.
The U.S. may not realize it, but it has the upper hand. It turns out communism doesn't work.
Mourn the end of a too-brief interlude of relative peace and prosperity.
"The only crime of most of us was that we were Uyghur Muslims," says Ziyawudun.
Though domestic crypto transactions were banned back in 2017, today's move signals that Chinese authorities are making good on their threats from earlier this year.
The island nation's harsh drug sentences, crackdowns on speech, and poor treatment of blue-collar immigrants make Singapore's policy not worth replicating.
Today, Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam withdrew the controversial extradition bill that set off protests.
"Hong Kong is a place without basic political and economic freedom," Wong tells Reason.
Despite police harassment and border confiscations, protest supplies continue to make their way to dissidents.
As Beijing develops a high-tech police state, Hongkongers develop ways to resist it.
Watch two leading development economists debate at the Soho Forum.
The late travel host changed television—and my life.
The "bloody nose" strategy favored by some in his administration is extraordinarily reckless.
Diplomacy and dialogue are more fruitful than containment and condemnation.
Made the comment at meeting with North American leaders
Over a decade-old arms smuggling case
One official says the trend is a sign of a "low level of national and patriotic identity of the younger generation"
A not very well hidden jab at China
From NASA and Texas A&M
Administration working on negotiating trade deals with the European Union as well as Latin American and Asian countries
Have a chance to bend history the VP says
The prime minister supports the proposal
Even his "opponents" have praised him
Trip will take place in first week of December
Accused of committing crimes against humanity
President Ilham Aliyev reportedly won 85 percent of the vote
Secretary of state is representing the U.S. after Obama canceled the trip because of the government shutdown
Expensive and perhaps soon obsolete ships still sought by countries in the region
Found guilty of war crimes