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Multinational mining interests are using trade and investment treaties to turn profits and undermine democracy.
From corporations to conspiracy theorists, many scoff at concerns about overpopulation.
An interview with travel writer Michael Jacobs about his most recent book, "Andes."
Caricatures of Cuba as intolerant of political expression may contain a kernel of truth, but they miss the richness of dissent in the daily life of Cuba's political culture.
Sightings of UFOs have correlated to nuclear weapons tests.
A free-trade deal would normalize Panama's status as a notorious tax haven for U.S.-based corporations.
In the face of a disturbing past and widespread apathy, leftist students struggle to encourage political action on campus.
Forty years after the war on drugs began the fallout from bad policy has had dire consequences both home and abroad.
"Child abuse and war should almost always be mentioned in the same sentence."
Brazil is a front-runner for a seat in a restructured UN Security Council.