June 11, 2021 | Twenty years of military quagmire of the Middle East has contributed to the fraying of the U.S. economy even as China has rapidly become the new center of global capital accumulation.
Articles by Walden Bello
June 9, 2021 | Biden has promised an end to the endless wars. But such promises are not easy to keep.
May 5, 2021 | In the world's largest democracies, far-right movements that embrace violence, reject democracy, and target the vulnerable are on the rise.
March 10, 2021 | How John Locke's theory of property — and its racist exclusion of Black and Indigenous people — explains U.S. history from 1776 to January 6.
January 7, 2021 | The violent storming of the Capitol by pro-Trump extremists underlines the face of crises to come.
December 3, 2020 | Hewing to its centrist instincts will be a disaster for the Biden administration. The left must seize the initiative.
November 18, 2020 | Biden may tone down Trump's trade war and bring back some limited human rights advocacy, but there may be more continuity than either administration admits.
November 10, 2020 | For many, Trump's ouster is a relief. But his steadfast support among white voters puts his party on a crash course with democracy.
October 12, 2020 | The IMF and the Bank would like the global South to believe that they are indispensable. They are not.
August 26, 2020 | Pandemic-stricken Filipinos are now asking themselves how they could have fallen for a leader whose only skill is mass murder.