Issues / Labor, Trade, & Finance
Trump wants to "renegotiate" trade deals like NAFTA. But there's no evidence he wants to fix their corrosive impact on labor protections or environmental standards.
Opposition violence and the government’s increasing authoritarianism are both to blame.
Are Trump's stumbles a brilliant ploy to "deconstruct the state," a political performance, or actual incompetence?
It's blustery nationalism plus the conventional pieties of the foreign policy establishment.
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.
With the U.S. now firmly in the pro-settler camp, nonviolent campaigns to impose a cost on Israel's occupation matter more than ever.
The president apparently wants to put the U.S. on a permanent war footing to sustain his unpopular presidency.
While France teeters on the brink of the far right, left parties elsewhere are showing surprising strength.
Under fire from Washington, rejected by Manila, and overlooked by many Americans, undocumented Filipinos are linking arms with others in the anti-Trump resistance.
Throwing money at the Pentagon while gutting other programs that protect Americans shouldn't make anyone feel safer.