Andrés Velasco explains the significance of Mauricio Macri's presidential election victory.Martin Zabala/Xinhua via ZUMA Wire
For the first time in decades, Argentine voters elected a president who is not a Peronist, a radical, or an army general. If a similar change of power had taken place in France or Brazil, the country’s citizens would be celebrating the birth of a new republic. READ MORE
Brahma Chellaney warns that the West's response to the Paris attacks is likely to perpetuate what led to them.
The horrific terror attacks in Paris provide a stark reminder that Western powers cannot contain – let alone insulate themselves from – the unintended consequences of their interventions in the Middle East. Unfortunately, the response to the attacks is likely to perpetuate the factors that led to them. READ MORE