Issues / Democracy & Governance
With each UN Security Council veto, Syrian President Assad increased the intensity of his attacks on his own people.
European elites are blaming "stupid" voters for turning against an economic system that hasn't worked for them.
The U.S. and UK governments forcibly expelled an entire population of islanders to make way for a military base. It's time to let them come home.
The EU needs to increase funding to help out the economically dislocated, or it will face more exits.
Why are voters here and in the UK abandoning "reality-based" politics? Because the elites who proclaim them abandoned the voters.
By waving the centrist flag, politicians make activism seem extremist, radical, and unrealistic.
The 2016 vote may have been a disappointment to Spain's insurgent progressives. But they've proven they're here to stay.
House Democrats are legitimizing error-prone, Islamophobic terrorist "watch lists" as the basis for gun control. That won't make anyone safer.
Far-right nationalists and neoliberal capitalists will survive the demise of institutions like the EU. What about the rest of us?
While Muslims knelt in prayer for Orlando, Trump was urging his followers to reach for their guns.