Regions / France
The French vote to recognize Palistine as a state came on the heels of similar moves by the U.K., Irish, and Spanish legislatures.
The developed world has pledged $9.5 billion to help fight climate change. But it's going to take hundreds of billions more.
With a U.S.-trained military officer now running Burkina Faso, will Washington press for a democratic transition or legitimize a military coup?
U.S. civil society is more critical of Israeli actions in Palestine than ever. When will the U.S. government catch up?
Did Sarkozy accept campaign funds from Qaddafi — and worse?
Adding yet more warfare to the current crisis in the Middle East will perpetuate exactly what the imperial powers set out to do: tear an entire region of the world asunder.
Yes, the far right performed well in Europe's elections. But wherever voters had a clear choice between economic democracy and right-wing xenophobia, they went left.
Nearly one-fifth of seats in the European Parliament will now be held by parties devoted to destroying it from within.
Throughout Europe, extremist right-wing parties have been on the rise and radical ideas are gaining traction.
Large pro-democracy demonstrations in Burkina Faso have largely escaped the Western media’s radar.