Apple and other big manufacturers must swap less-deadly chemicals for the cancerous ones poisoning their Chinese workers.
Uruguay's president has put the country on the map as one of the world’s most exciting experiments in creative, progressive governance.
Africa is the U.S. military's next frontier, and it's using humanitarian missions to get there.
Both Koreas have recognized at some deep level that the rules of the game are rigged in favor of the already powerful.
Free trade agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership undermine democracy and sovereignty.
Costa Rican lawyer Roberto Zamora sued his government for supporting the Bush administration's illegal war in Iraq—and won.
As global civil society calls for a renewable energy revolution, the U.S. Congress is considering an African energy initiative that leaves the door wide open to fossil fuels.
Violence against civilians is endemic in Indian Kashmir, where activists are fighting back against a culture of official impunity.
Darren Aronofsky’s film "Noah" sends a clear message: take care of the earth or the consequences will be fatal.
If Obama thought his short pass through Pacific would boost the much-vaunted U.S. “pivot” to Asia, he soon discovered that the world is not cooperating with his best-laid plans.