Issues / Labor, Trade, & Finance
Cockburn was famously fierce and could be absolutely scathing to those who disagreed with him, but his politics were always coherent and deep-seated.
Dr. Chomsky analyzes how the Magna Carta has become largely irrelevant in the world as the document nears its one thousandth birthday.
The United States is leading the way to another corporate-friendly free-trade agreement, and it's bringing its NAFTA partners along for the ride.
Iran Parliament plays to cheap seats by calling for Strait to be blocked in response to sanctions.
Kaganga John acts locally to promote sustainable development in his Ugandan village, but he thinks globally.
In a sense, we are already at war with Iran.
Iran can no longer count on its partners in the developing world in its standoff with the West.
Turkey and Iran don't see eye to eye on Syria. But their mutual interests in other arenas temper their disagreements.
President Obama has surpassed George W. Bush as a champion of globalization.
IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus hosted two of Liberia's premier civil society leaders for a briefing on extractive industries and land grabs -- and an honest assessment of President Sirleaf.