Issues / Democracy & Governance
After December's elections, Haiti could have yet another U.S.-backed president with a weak democratic mandate.
While bombastic GOP front runners steal the headlines, the Florida senator is quietly racking up the support of right-wing mega-donors and Bush-era neocons.
Argentina's conservative next president is under pressure to scale up dubious, reactive security policies in response to rising concerns about crime and the drug trade.
Three basic and unforgivable failures led to the crash of AirAsia flight QZ8501.
A tribunal this year uncovered grave violations against the human, economic, and cultural rights of Filipinos by Washington and their own leaders.
The leaders of fossil fuel companies are personally incentivized to keep their firms on a path of climate destruction.
Thousands of government representatives from the 20 nations met recently to deepen neoliberalism and kick the can on climate change, and all we got was another viral cat video.
The new left coalition government has pledged to loosen the grip of austerity on Portugal.
Only token resistance was offered by top U.S. officials to dropping the atomic bomb on Hiroshima as well as to developing the hydrogen bomb.
By staging terror acts, the Islamic State invites retaliation against the state — and Caliphate — it’s taking great pains to create.