Trump's foreign policy isn't an alternative to U.S. empire. It's just a cruder rendition of it.
Some see Putin's Russia as a counterweight to U.S. global meddling. But Moscow is increasingly mimicking Washington's worst behavior.
From immigration to the drug war, there's a lot that needs fixing in the U.S.-Mexico relationship. But border walls, hate speech, and deportations won't do it.
The Philippines won a huge legal victory against China on a long-running territorial dispute. But Manila's alliance with Washington may make it all for nothing.
The attempted military coup in Turkey and the possibility of a President Trump may have more Americans considering the military option.
The war abroad and the war at home are both fueled by a fear of encroaching chaos — and it's hard to miss the racist subtext.
European elites are blaming "stupid" voters for turning against an economic system that hasn't worked for them.
Why are voters here and in the UK abandoning "reality-based" politics? Because the elites who proclaim them abandoned the voters.
Far-right nationalists and neoliberal capitalists will survive the demise of institutions like the EU. What about the rest of us?
It’s tempting to use a harsh epithet like “terrorism” to describe the actions in Orlando. Perhaps “mass hate crime” would be more accurate.