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The president of Haiti—a country with no external threats, a history of military repression, and an abundance of more pressing problems—is rebuilding the once-banished Haitian military.
Change won't come to America's broken immigration system from policymakers. It will come from organizers.
The human race and our planet need a new water ethic.
Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
Many working-class residents of West Caracas see Venezuela's protests as part of a power grab by the country's elites.
The migration of highly skilled workers can pay dividends for immigrants and their employers, but it produces losers as well.
A government-sponsored program to educate visiting Cuban students at U.S. universities has been hijacked by right-wing Cuban-American groups.
Will the Green Climate Fund—the UN body tasked with funding the transition to a clean-energy, climate-resilient future in the developing world—invest in fossil fuels?
With the U.S. Congress deadlocked over trade, Chile's progressive new government may be able to win new protections and increase transparency in the TPP talks.
Forced evictions are happening throughout Brazil in advance of the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics, exacerbating the country's growing inequality.