Regions / North America
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?
Was it a bid by the Transform Now Plowshares activist to become a martyr to disarmament?
The Transform Now Plowshares protesters who infiltrated the Y12 Nuclear Weapons Complex were sentenced yesterday.
As the human rights situation in the Philippines has deteriorated, U.S. military aid has ramped up.
Samuel Huntington wrote: “In the emerging world of ethnic conflict and civilizational clash, Western belief in the universality of the Western culture suffers three problems: it is false; it is immoral; and it is dangerous.”
A strong global right to electronic privacy demands recognition, in U.S. law and internationally.
Mustafa Hamarneh is engaged in a peaceful “open war” for the future of Jordan.
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.
Climate change is literally melting down the list of available host venues for the Winter Olympics.
Pakistan's elected government claims to oppose U.S. drone strikes. So why has it kidnapped a prominent drone war critic?