One-for-None: Aid Dependency and the “TOMS Model”

TOMS has received ample praise, gaining popularity for its innovative, impact-oriented brand that also makes products consumers enjoy. However, this seemingly idyllic model has a serious flaw: profit takes precedence over impact.

Women in ISIS: The Rise of Female Jihadists

Unfortunately, counterterrorism measures are often constructed around profiles of a typical male jihadi. Since women are not seen as terrorists, it is easier for them to gather and transfer the intelligence necessary to plan terrorist operations.

Generally Assembled: Charting Obama’s Foreign Policy

Obama’s first and final speeches at the General Assembly chart the evolution of the President’s foreign policy.

Pursuing Equality: Western Response to Gay Rights Abroad

Western Intervention in Gay Rights Abroad

Winning the Battle, Losing the War

Whatever the debatable uses of torture, American security suffers in the long run.

Swarm Robotics and the Future of the Military

How a new technology can change the future of the battlefield.