Taylor Swift Is As Much of a World Leader As Pope Francis

Your queen Taylor Swift is No. 6 on Fortune's second annual list of the World's Greatest Leaders. Swift is featured alongside equally powerful international figures, like Apple CEO Tim Cook, human rights activist Beatrice Tetwa, and of course, Pope Francis. » 3/26/15 1:20pm Thursday 1:20pm

Diverse Countries Do Better with Female Heads of State

Countries with a lot of ethnic diversity generally show weaker economic growth than homogeneous countries. A new study, however, discovered a variable that strongly reverses the trend: women leaders. » 4/08/14 5:30pm 4/08/14 5:30pm

British Writer Bemoans David Cameron’s Lack of Sartorial Joie

In the arena of foreign policy, sartorial choices aren’t just personal statements about how hopelessly conventional world leaders want us to believe they are. The clothes a president or prime minister or emperor or consul or khaleesi chooses to wear will inevitably speak to the national character of the people that… » 6/22/13 4:00pm 6/22/13 4:00pm

Israeli President Convicted Of Rape, Sexual Assault

The former president of Israel has been convicted on two counts of rape, sexual assault, sexual harassment and obstruction of justice, relating to three women who worked for him. A judge said Moshe Katzav's testimony was "riddled with lies." » 12/30/10 9:25am 12/30/10 9:25am