World Beat Newsletter
After a year that's brought us closer to nuclear war, ethnic cleansing, and climate catastrophe, it's time to consider that the Trump-GOP agenda may be genuinely evil.
Trump's racist remarks are offensive. The brutal excesses of U.S. foreign policy are worse.
Pundits seem more concerned about the North driving a "wedge" between the U.S. and the South than about preventing nuclear war.
Iranians are protesting conditions worsened by U.S. policies, but Washington’s hawks see only an opportunity for regime change.
Even a limited war with North Korea would kill millions, devastate the environment, and bankrupt the U.S. Preventing it should be the peace movement's highest priority.
The increased tempo of the GOP's snatch and grab in recent days suggests that they're feeling a certain desperation.
The anti-war movement needs money, and the Koch brothers have it. But it comes with strings attached.
Fresh off an Asia trip where he showed surprising deference to dictators, Trump looks ready to start a renewed assault on critics at home.
China and South Korea could be game changers on climate — and create a more peaceful region in the process.
ISIS is on the decline, but the catastrophic political divisions in Iraq and Syria that gave rise to it are no closer to being mended.