Issues / Labor, Trade, & Finance
The world's two major powers lost a decade that could have been spent hashing out responses to climate change, the arms trade, and the global recession.
In upcoming votes for the EU's most indebted countries, the left will have to battle both the forces of austerity and a resurgent xenophobic right.
We’ll never rebuild this country if we keep wasting money on war.
Authorities in Argentina and beyond are cracking down on indigenous communities that protest resource extraction — while re-writing laws to promote fossil fuels.
It's a new kind of barbarism, one that sacks countries with fine print.
Donald Trump's not-so-veiled racism, crude economic populism, and male bravado make him the closest thing the U.S. has to an authentic European-style fascist.
Activists in Chile have made their government draw red lines on the corporate-friendly investment deal. North Americans could take a lesson.
Just two months after mass graves were discovered in Malaysia, the U.S. State Department upgraded the country's human rights ranking. Here's why.
Greece's left-wing government stood up to their creditors, only to be politically executed. Is the far right set to pick up the mantle?
The BRICS were well poised to rival the West's control of the global economy. But while they grapple with economic slowdowns and rising social tensions, other blocs of developing economies are rising to the fore.