Issues / Health
The United States is using this Pacific colony as its own private firing range.
The billionaires who backed Trump are making out a lot better than Putin.
As famine descends on a huge swath of the globe, the White House is rolling back aid, ramping up conflict, and risking more climate chaos.
After a long struggle, El Salvador just proved that with enough civil society support, even a very poor country can stand up to powerful global mining firms.
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.
From his small island, the late Cuban leader faced down the Americans and made them blink.
PTSD is rampant in the Middle East. If untreated, it will continue to fuel conflict.
Let them eat isotopes.
Several countries afflicted by the Zika virus are asking women to delay getting pregnant. Yet local laws — and U.S. foreign aid rules — make it impossible for many to get a safe abortions.
For most of human history, life-saving drugs were a public good. Now they’re only good for shareholders.