The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) has been quietly effective in pushing its conservative agenda in states across the US
Dec 13, 2013
Network of big business and Republican politicians urging receptive lawmakers to block Obamacare, Medicaid in state legislatures
Dec 06, 2013
In his second term, the President has shown a remarkable inability to be ‘a facilitator of change’
Nov 23, 2013
She finds the limelight ‘revolting.’ He’s a rock-star activist
Sep 06, 2013
Presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney has yet to stake out a distinct foreign policy position – but will voters care?
Jul 01, 2012
While critics decry John G. Roberts Jr.’s seeming about-face as a betrayal, others praise him for elevating the judiciary above partisanship
Jun 28, 2012
Court decision limits the scope of Obama’s reforms in individual states, but still ensures that everyone will have health coverage by 2014
Jun 28, 2012
The monarch and former IRA strongman Martin McGuinness, former commander of the Provisional IRA, bury the hatchet
Jun 27, 2012
President-elect must deal with international accusations he intends to reconsider peace treaty with Israel, forge closer ties to Iran
Jun 26, 2012
Sonia Verma writes about foreign affairs for The Globe and Mail. Based in Toronto, she has recently covered economic change in Latin America, revolution in Egypt, and elections in Haiti.
Sonia Verma writes about foreign affairs for The Globe and Mail. Based in Toronto, she has recently covered economic change in Latin America, revolution in Egypt, and elections in Haiti. Before joining The Globe in 2009, she was based in the Middle East, reporting from across the region for The Times of London and New York Newsday. She served as The Times' Jerusalem correspondent and later, as its Gulf correspondent, while based in Dubai. She has written extensively about the Arab-Israeli conflict and the war in Afghanistan.