Kieren Underwood

Why France’s Presidential Elections Are Significant

The outsider vs. the newcomer

The United Nations accuses Israel of being an ‘apartheid’ state, then quickly retracts it—damage done.

With the Supreme Court unwilling to rule on Second Amendment gun rights, the lower Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals took the law into its own hands.

‘The four ballistic rockets launched simultaneously are so accurate that they look like acrobatic flying corps in formation.’ —Kim Jong-un

For decades in Germany, talking about nuclear weapons was taboo. Today, it’s necessary.

Would an extra three years enable Abe to amend Japan’s constitution?

The European Union now faces a new multi-faceted disaster that threatens its very existence: EU leaders won’t let that crisis go to waste.

The first tremors of a political earthquake hit Europe.

Did the Plain Truth and the Trumpet scoop one of the world’s most respected analysis websites?

As relations with its biggest trade partner get shaky, where will Mexico turn?

A rising German politician says Germany’s attitude toward its Nazi past was a ‘stupid … policy.’

The story of Hitler, Bulgaria’s Jews and a few (extra)ordinary citizens.

The world has always questioned truth and has rarely recognized it.

For years talking about nuclear weapons was taboo in Germany. Today it’s necessary.

If Japan and Germany have ‘peace’ constitutions, why do they have troops abroad?

Actions speak louder than words—or in this case, no action.

‘When the chips are down, I have Israel’s back.’

A look at the optimism of Britain’s vindicated euroskeptics

A look at the optimism of Britain’s vindicated euroskeptics

Eastern Asia continues its 20-year dominance of international testing.

What can we predict? What can we know about the future?

‘There is no firm line between their real and online worlds.’

A ‘restless reforming’ pope’s speech to Lutherans on the anniversary of their greatest complaint

Where the largest population in the world has set its sights