Regions / North America
No corporations have been more aggressive in forging their own foreign policies than the big oil companies.
Tax breaks and evasion as well as offshore investments by the rich means less money for national security.
Plenty, according to Neil Swidey’s astonishing article in the Boston Globe, but not entirely.
Policymakers accept the risk of an all-out nuclear attack implicit in deterrence, but have no tolerance for the much smaller nuclear terrorism threat.
Most U.S. coverage failed to mention Hillary Clinton's support for the Honduran regime that assassinated activist Berta Cáceres
The budget proposed by the Congressional Progressive Caucus de-funds the Pentagon and invests new money in transitioning away from America's military-dependent economy.
If unrest in the Middle East and mass migration ease, developed states might once again welcome workers from developing states.
For too long Moscow and Washington have tried to out-muscle each other by escalating the Syrian war. Now, for once, they've got a chance to escalate their efforts to end it.
Washington just made a $500 million down payment on climate resilience in the developing world. But the fund's choice of financial partners is raising some eyebrows.
With little discussion of foreign policy in the primary races, we’re left wondering whether diplomacy will continue to take a backseat to military action.