- Long-running societal divide fuels Thai conflict Updated: Dec-02-13 8:01 am
- Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi arrives in Australia Updated: Nov-26-13 11:31 pm
- Obama: No shortcut in politics, democracy Updated: Nov-25-13 5:56 pm
- Web inventor: Surveillance threatens democracy Updated: Nov-22-13 1:00 pm
BANGKOK - Both the protesters on the streets of Bangkok and the Thai government pleading for them to go home say they're on the side of democracy, but that is not what their increasingly dangerous conflict is about. This is a fight about power, and who ought to have it.
SYDNEY - Myanmar pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived in Sydney on Wednesday for her first Australian visit.
SAN FRANCISCO - President Barack is pushing back against liberals who are urging him to act unilaterally to take steps Congress has blocked.
LONDON - The scientist credited with inventing the World Wide Web spoke out Friday against what he called a "growing tide of surveillance and censorship," warning that it is threatening the future of democracy.