As the U.S. military wreaks havoc in faraway places around the world, a new book sheds light on the historical and continuing damage done to native peoples and their lands within the United States and its colonial holdings.
What will be the legacy of Robert Gates: trimming Pentagon bloat or holding the line against deeper cuts?
Instead of giving two cheers to sweatshops, we should alter the policies that cause poverty in the first place
Washington is gearing up for a historic arms sale to Riyadh. So why is it so hard to learn the details of the deal?
Why is Europe leaving the United States behind on applying a small tax on financial transactions?
With military cuts now on the negotiating table, here's a set of expert recommendations on what to cut and yet keep us safe and secure.
Public sector unions are among the only institutions that still stand against the unchecked influence of corporations. And they are under attack.
A 30-year war for energy preeminence? You wouldn't wish it even on a desperate planet. But that's where we're headed and there's no turning back.
President Obama's speech in El Paso on May 10 put the immigration debate back on the table. In reaffirming his commitment to comprehensive immigration reform, he attempted to reframe a debate that has been dominated by a focus on security.
On the verge of default, Greece is caught between an unpopular austerity package and a popular revolt.