June 5, 2018
| Gustavo TarreThere cannot be free elections if there is no separation of powers to keep one branch of government from undue control of political life and the election process. This lack of balance makes a clean election impossible.
There are proactive high-level diplomatic steps that the United States and others can and should initiate today to improve the immediate health and humanitarian situation inside North Korea, while planning for the future.
This International Women’s Day should mark the year in which gender is placed as a focus and lens to counter terrorism. Recognizing the various roles of women and girls will result in a more effective and comprehensive counterterrorism strategy.
Sunday’s mayoral elections once again confirmed the authoritarian system that rules Venezuela. Despite the deepest man-made humanitarian crisis in the region, and the highest rates of abstention in recent Venezuelan electoral history, the regime’s party claims to have...