# "Stifled By Godlessness, Then God
" - Cathy Young, "Globe & Mail"
# "Why Everyone Is Avoiding Gazprom
" - Anders Aslund, "Moscow Times"
# "What Madonna Doesn’t Get About Russia’s Punk Protest
" - Leonid Bershidsky, "Bloomberg"
# "Seeking to Cool War Fever Over Iran
" - David Ignatius, "The Washington Post"
# Aaron David Miller says Israel will not attack Iran
# Ban Ki Moon may travel to Tehran
for the meeting of the non-aligned movement
# Female students are being shut out
of some fields
# "The Taliban's Wedge Strategy
" - Benjamin Jensen, "International Herald Tribune"
# It's tough to get paid
# Knox Thames on promoting religious tolerance
# "Pakistan's Briefcase Warriors
" - Ilhan Niaz, "Foreign Affairs"
# "The Life and Films of Ashok Mehta
" - Gautam Chintamani, "Dawn"
# Measuring impact
# Al Qaeda is making a comeback
# "The Media Cold War
" - Anne-Marie Slaughter, "Project Syndicate"
# "Three Thorny Paths to Saving the Euro
" - Stefan Kaiser, "Der Spiegel"
# Minorities is Syria
are being drawn into the fighting
U.S. Politics/Foreign Policy
# 2,000 U.S. troops have died
in Afghanistan (faces of the dead
in Iraq and Afghanistan)
# Niall Ferguson responds to criticism
over his recent "Newsweek" piece