For U.S. communities dependent on the same industries that have brought Russia to its knees, the time to start planning an economic transition is now.
The latest climate talks were an exercise in futility and delay. But that doesn't mean activists should give up.
Ukraine faces an almost impossible task: carefully balancing its internal contradictions while initiating monumental reforms.
The Garifuna, an Afro-indigenous community in Honduras, are standing up to government repression, corporate land grabs, and narco violence.
A proposed canal in Nicaragua would rival Panama's as a link between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. But indigenous and environmentalist protesters are crying foul.
Latin America's transition out of dictatorship hinged on two words the U.S. would be wise to heed: "Never again."
From black sites to #BlackLivesMatter, it's time to end impunity for criminals with badges.
The coverage of Chuck Hagel's departure tells as much about the return of "war fever" in Washington as the event itself.
In focusing more on his travails than his revelations, a new film on Edward Snowden does just what Snowden himself had hoped to avoid.
Instead of ranking countries by their "business friendliness," the World Bank should rank corporations according to their social responsibility.