The overwhelmed and cynical public remains uninformed on politics

Julian del Prado describes how the difficulty of finding unbiased and accurate information leaves people feeling cynical and uninformed in politics.

Iran and Israel take advantage of partisan politics

Trust between nations is always a serious issue when it comes to nuclear weapons.

Obama fails to mention military in long-awaited remarks on extremism

Barack Obama’s failure to mention the military during a speech about countering terrorism renders his plan incomplete.

Obama and Modi strengthen ties between U.S. and India

Julian del Prado praises the strengthening relationship that the U.S. and India appear to have.

Writers respond to State of the Union address

Isaac Simon, Nicholas Pappas and Julian del Prado respond to President Obama’s January 2015 State of the Union address.

What ‘national dialogue’ on terrorism?

America’s conspicuous absence from the stand against terror in Paris reflects the failure of our national conversation on Islam and terrorism, writes Julian del Prado.

Citizens can’t afford to be uninformed anymore

Julian Del Prado analyzes politics in our modern world and argues that citizens should be utilizing the Internet to inform themselves about government issues.

Ebola coverage is misinforming

Julian del Prado discusses problems with media coverage of the Ebola crisis and why we should be better informed.

Will Hong Kong protests bring democracy?

Julian del Prado examines the protests occurring in Hong Kong, how they differ from the events at Tiananmen Square and where they might be headed.

A rough summer for foreign relations

Julian del Prado reviews the crises in the Middle East that escalated this summer and discusses the potential counterattacks being planned against threats such as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

Men should reject sexist media

Julian del Prado argues that one way that men can help feminists is by refusing to consume sexist media, and using the power of consumer demand to affect change.

The impact of the Olympic Games

Julian del Prado ties in lessons from international relations to the Olympic stage.

What we all should know about BRIC

Julian del Prado outlines why it’s vital for the United States to pay attention to the economic growth of the BRIC countries.

China’s passive aggressive tactics

Julian del Prado comments on rising tensions in East Asian waters.

President Obama and the Middle East

Julian del Prado explains why he believes that President Obama’s policy on the Middle East has been a failure.

The government shutdown: A retrospective

Julian del Prado makes the case that the House of Representatives shouldn’t receive all the blame over the government shutdown—in fact, House Republicans showed an ability to compromise during the debates.

US Army developing ‘Iron Man’ suit

Julian del Prado discusses the U.S. Army’s technological advances toward creating a super soldier.

Americans along for the ride

Julian del Prado discusses how partisanship has created a gridlock in Washington.

What exactly are we celebrating after vindication of Syrian “red line”?

Julian del Prado questions whether the Syrian weapons deal is cause for celebration.