Issues / Democracy & Governance
Throwing money at the Pentagon while gutting other programs that protect Americans shouldn't make anyone feel safer.
In real life, human memories work better than they do in Orwell’s 1984. Or do they?
In Trump, the Kremlin got what it wanted — an America paralyzed by an incompetent administration at odds with more than half the country’s population.
Every aspect of American society has been disadvantaged by establishment support for moneyed interests. Any other scapegoat is a distraction.
As conditions in the U.S. deteriorate, the world will continue to suffer the consequences of U.S. military force — but without the mitigating influences of U.S. foreign aid and diplomacy.
The president’s obsession with Muslims and immigrants gives cover to a simmering white nationalist movement at home.
Donald Trump seems to think Mexicans made out like bandits from NAFTA. In reality, workers in all three NAFTA countries have suffered.
While the far right is on the march globally, there are signs progressives are stirring from their slumber.
As the Trump administration tries to do damage control in Asia, Korean women are leading a movement to re-define their country's relationship with Washington.
What does it mean for international relations when the most powerful country in the world becomes a pariah state?