Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Is the US military reliant on indentured workers?
Political Zionism led to statehood 65 years ago, but has since oscillated between diplomatic and military activism.
23 May 2013 11:38 GMT | Politics, Israel
With the US shifting its strategy to the Pacific, it cannot afford to get dragged into a war with Iran.
08 Oct 2012 10:36 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, China, Egypt
The old vocation of what Rudyard Kipling called the "White Man's Burden" has clearly run out of steam.
02 Jul 2011 16:17 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya
Israel's refusal to compromise in stalled negotiations shows who the "partner for peace" is not.
Shlomo Ben Ami | 30 May 2011 08:38 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Egypt, Israel, Syria
The West may back Libyan rebels, but that support won't be extended to protesters in Yemen, Bahrain or Saudi Arabia.
Shlomo Ben Ami | 07 Apr 2011 11:22 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia