Posts Tagged: Inequality
Forced evictions are happening throughout Brazil in advance of the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics, exacerbating the country's growing inequality.
If it weren't for decades of Western-backed political and economic repression, the Philippines might have joined the Asian Tigers years ago.
Before we get cynical about 2014, let's recount the good news from 2013: declining U.S. militarism, a resurgence of diplomacy, and a more forceful global discussion about inequality.
2013 had its fair share of bad news, but it was also a year of extraordinary activism.
Shinzo Abe is back as prime minister, along with his special brand of Abenomics and a whole new politics of hype.
Here are three ways Pope Francis could seriously rock the boat.
Military contractors among the highest-paid CEOs of the past two decades.
Your guide to how the U.S. immigration system affects women differently from men--and how the Senate bill will change it.
With a million people demonstrating in the streets of Brazil, everyone's scrambling to understand how a 20-cent bus fare hike turned into a social revolt.
Americans were once able to wrestle, bit by bit, power and influence from the wealthy elite--and if they did it once, they can certainly do so again.