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As refugees take the Olympic stage, the wars that sent them running for their lives continue apace.
Climate disruption is inextricably linked to economic inequality. Serious climate solutions must be, too.
The Green Climate Fund is supposed to finance the world's shift away from fossil fuels. But fossil fuel-funding banks are eager to get on board.
Maybe we'll never see America's torturers behind bars. They should still have to tell the truth about what they did.
G4S, where Omar Mateen worked as a security guard, profits from both U.S. border militarization and the Israeli occupation.
There's still hope for the "pink tide" that swept aside Latin America's right-wing dictators. But in Venezuela, Chavismo is on its last legs.
The new model of charismatic, bold, and politically incorrect leader treats democracy like a toy.
Brazil's elites can't win an election, but they can engineer an impeachment.
In effect, the nuclear ban treaty will put a curse on nuclear weapons.
The U.S.-Cuba deal proved the value of discreet, informal diplomacy. No shortage of other peace processes could begin the same way.