Issues / Labor, Trade, & Finance
For most of human history, life-saving drugs were a public good. Now they’re only good for shareholders.
A decade ago, a transnational coalition beat back the largest corporate trade deal in history. Here's what they can teach opponents of the TPP.
Instead of just talking about inequality, the global business elites gathering in Switzerland can do something about it: Stop dodging their taxes.
A Canadian oil conglomerate is suing the U.S. over its actions to protect the climate. It’s a small taste of what could come under the TPP.
How the CIA, bad trade deals, and wanton military intervention caused the social crises that gave us the Donald. (Really.)
2015 had more than its share of bad news. But it also saw groundbreaking victories on climate, marriage equality, the drug war, and diplomacy.
Obama's made a lot of Faustian bargains over the last seven years. But given his likely successors, what we got over the last two terms may be as good as it gets.
Will the landmark UN climate deal mark a turning point in the fight against climate change? The devil's in the details.
The steady track towards stability and prosperity that China and most developing countries seem to be on is driven by a new form of self-reliance.
After December's elections, Haiti could have yet another U.S.-backed president with a weak democratic mandate.