Illusive Unity, Elusive Peace: Challenges for the New Secretary-General

The selection of Antonio Guterres to be the next leader of the United Nations was a show of unprecedented unity. Mr. Guterres, Portugal’s former Prime Minister and the current head of the U.N. Refugee Agency, was chosen by an informal consensus vote. Not a single country on the Security Council, the U.N.’s highest body, opposed […]

The Refugee Crisis: Out of the Spotlight

HPR writers weigh in on the underreported issues facing refugees the world over.

Breaking Down Brexit

At its core, Brexit is the culmination of the British people’s desire to keep Britain British.

A Departure from Truth

On both sides of the Atlantic, a distrust of expert opinion and intellectualism is the new normal.

Automated Inequality

Coping with the inevitabilities of an automated workforce

Confronting ISIS’ Global Frontier

  Over the past several months, the number of terrorist attacks orchestrated by ISIS appear to be increasing exponentially. Between June 28 and July 2, which coincided with the month of Ramadan in the Islamic calendar, ISIS claimed responsibility for multiple attacks that collectively resulted in the deaths of over 400 civilians. Since the November […]