From the Publisher
To learn more about Teaching Genius, and other works by Chris Edwards, check out his website here.
The greatest unknown for U.S. interests in the world might be the United States itself.
Even America's own government analysts see the American Era drawing to a close.
WHEN SYRIANS POURED INTO THE streets in March 2011 to demand an end to President Bashar Assad’s repressive regime, in the country’s largest city, the first protests were small. It was not until 2012, after peaceful demonstrations had turned to armed
There may come a day when we look back at the intense, instantaneous interest that Donald Trump’s tweets once produced and we chuckle, noting how President Trump’s Twitter postings, now shorn of their novelty, generate roughly as much attention as a
Fearful of digital decay, a ceramicist wants to return data storage to a more lasting medium: clay.
“All the world has failed us,” a resident of the Syrian city of Aleppo told the BBC this week, via a WhatsApp audio message. “The city is dying. Rapidly by bombardment, and slowly by hunger and fear of the advance of the Assad regime.”In recent weeks
Ideological and civilizational conservatives united in opposition to the Soviet Union, but divide on whether Putin’s Russia is a totalitarian enemy, or a defender of the Christian west.
Roughly 2,500 years ago, the first great Persian Empire, led by Cyrus the Great, was founded. Over the next several centuries, it grew to dominate a significant portion of the world’s extant population and stretched from western India to the Mediterr
His in-and-out military solution will not be quick, and may leave the area in greater chaos
E.B. In Denial, out Sept. 30, the actor, 46, plays historian Deborah Lipstadt, who was sued for libel in 1996 for calling author David Irving a Holocaust denier; in the British legal system, the burden fell on her defense team to essentially prove t
Four years of civil war—and unimaginable devastation—leaves a Syrian city in ruins and thousands of innocent people in desperate need of help and support
AROUND 11 P.M. ON JULY 25, RESTITUTO Castro received an anonymous text message asking him to leave his house in northern Manila and go to the corner of the MacArthur Highway. Just hours earlier, the new Philippine President, 71-year-old Rodrigo Duter
SINCE ANGELINA JOLIE FILED FOR DIVORCE on Sept. 19 and requested sole physical custody of the couple’s six children, Brad Pitt’s interactions with their kids have been limited. Locked in divorce negotiations with Jolie, Pitt, 52, has only been able t
Assad and his Syrian regime are just a figurehead; the real victory belongs to the resurgent Party of God.
He performed a service by revealing NSA methods but should still face a jury
Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America founder Shannon Watts fights to keep the nation’s children safe
Another study argues there was no sea-surface slowdown in warming.
TO MANY AMERICANS, THE END OF SLAVERY is synonymous with Abraham Lincoln, who signed the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863. But that’s hardly the whole story. And it discounts the agency of thousands of slaves who voted with their feet for freedom.
If Vladimir Putin intervened in the U.S. election to help the NATO-skeptical candidate, the alliance is enhancing its forces anyway.
Rather than looking at typical benchmarks, we focus on the ideas, almost all fueled by passion and implemented by strong leaders.
How Assad and Russia achieved a major victory at a devastating cost
Keep an eye on depressed lenders, shadow banks, and China
Zuckerberg often muses on management. Here, a selection of quotes from public Q&As posted on Facebook.
Over eight years, U.S. president Barack Obama has created the most intrusive surveillance apparatus in the world. To what end?
An exercise for his supporters and critics
Fortune reviews three major releases this season that promise to help you elevate your thinking, motivation, and creativity in work and in life.
VIPKid pairs Chinese students and American instructors via the web | “What keeps me up at night is not growth, it’s quality”
Brit Marling discusses the folklore and real-life research that went into her trippy Netflix series.
Is there a danger in governments offering too-specific advice on sugar consumption?
The U.S. must keep cool amid outbursts by the hotheaded president of its longtime ally
This action might not be possible to undo. Are you sure you want to continue?