There was rejoicing in Washington, but there may be less to this change than meets the eye.
It’s hard to say sorry, but it’s even harder to say you’re sorry for a genocide.
If you don’t like it, and you really believe that Iran is hell-bent on getting nuclear weapons, then your only remaining option is massive air strikes on Iran. Not even the Republican Party stalwarts are up for that, and Israel without American support simply couldn’t do it on its own. What’s left? Nothing but the deal.
Aung San Suu Kyi used to be a symbolic leader; now she has to get her hands dirty.
More Islamic State massacres are awful, but don't threaten the West's existence.
Even if it fails much of the time, the ICC is a worthwhile enterprise.
The fifth and most recent mass extinction was caused by a giant asteroid. The cause of the sixth extinction is a single species: us.