Today's Five Best Columns
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Oct 14, 2009 8:14AM ET
Critics maul Obama for losing Russian support on sanctions against Iran's nuclear program, but there may be a silver lining
Oct 13, 2009 1:05PM ET
Sarah Silverman's proposal for ending world hunger
Oct 13, 2009 10:49AM ET
President Obama has sent 13,000 support troops--more than half the size of the Iraq surge--to Afghanistan
Oct 9, 2009 5:53PM ET
Reactions from French, German, Chinese, and Spanish publications on the president's award
Oct 9, 2009 2:13PM ET
Kyle-Anne Shiver is so upset about the Nobel Prize that "the sun won't come up tomorrow"
Oct 7, 2009 5:18PM ET
A firestorm engulfs Michael Oren after he accuses the fact-finding mission in Gaza of giving Holocaust deniers a boost
Oct 7, 2009 2:41PM ET
The Lisbon treaty, which could increase the power of the EU, is on course for ratification. What lies ahead?
Oct 7, 2009 12:56PM ET
What will our eight years and 791 American lives yield in Afghanistan?
Oct 6, 2009 2:58PM ET
Spencer Ackerman reluctantly agrees with a foe he once said "never had an interesting thought in his life"
Oct 6, 2009 9:35AM ET
On the eve of the eighth anniversary of the war, strategies to rebuild the country, hire the Taliban, oust Karzai, and more
Oct 6, 2009 8:56AM ET
Steve McGregor compares Obama's foreign policy to a Bernie Mac movie
Oct 6, 2009 8:27AM ET
A sensational article sparks an ethno-political debate around the question: "What if Iran's leader has Jewish roots?"
Oct 5, 2009 4:43PM ET
Ed Morrissey and Michael Crowley agree: it's not appeasement, it's just good foreign policy
Oct 5, 2009 12:42PM ET
President Obama delays meeting with Tibet's exiled leader, prompting accusations of appeasing China
Oct 5, 2009 11:01AM ET
Marc Lynch wonders if Israel bluffed on bombing Iran
Oct 5, 2009 9:36AM ET
If the terrorist group succumbs, is the American mission in Afghanistan accomplished or just beginning?
Oct 3, 2009 1:27PM ET
What does General McChrystal, the top military commander in Afghanistan, really believe?
Oct 2, 2009 5:56PM ET
The South American city has long been a tourist hot spot, but under more global scrutiny than ever, will it rise to the occasion?
Oct 2, 2009 10:44AM ET
A luxury pen may not be the best way to commemorate Gandhi's birthday
Oct 2, 2009 9:34AM ET
Iran agreed to send its uranium to Russia for enrichment, a temporary solution
Oct 1, 2009 3:35PM ET
The Guardian shows how to share in China's celebration without endorsing the ruling party
Oct 1, 2009 12:10PM ET
Colored lights cause the National Review to tear down the Empire State Building
Oct 1, 2009 11:42AM ET
The end of communism in Germany could have secured it in China
Oct 1, 2009 10:49AM ET
Even as China poses an obstacle to tough sanctions, columnists say U.S.-Sino history provides clues on handling Iran
Oct 1, 2009 10:24AM ET
A Brazilian newspaper and The New Yorker fight over Rio's Olympics bid
Oct 1, 2009 9:58AM ET
Three columnists set the stage on the day of Obama's Copenhagen visit
Oct 1, 2009 9:56AM ET
A comprehensive EU report has the blogosphere arguing over who to blame
Oct 1, 2009 9:10AM ET
On the PRC's 60th anniversary, commentators reflect on the history and future of the Communist Party
Sep 30, 2009 6:26PM ET
The Chinese revolution's 60th anniversary draws harsh criticism from non-Western commentators
Sep 30, 2009 11:47AM ET
Success at Thursday's talks may depend on making Ahmadinejad's regime feel threatened