Issues / Environment
A world led by a unified Europe would be a significantly better place than one mismanaged by a fragmented United States.
Biden's notion that the U.S. deserves a special seat at the head of the international table is a dangerous anachronism.
With the money we spend on ICE and CBP, we could solar power nearly 35 million homes.
Just 10 percent of the Pentagon budget could end homelessness, increase our COVID testing 44 times over, or send a $2,300 check to every unemployed American.
What blind spots will future generations condemn us for as they tear down today’s statues tomorrow?
Ambitious climate resilience plans like Dominica’s could be a life raft for the 65 million inhabitants of developing island countries.
The rules of the global economy have created climate change, inequality, and deep vulnerability. But rules can change.
The storm ravaged India and Bangladesh all the worse because of social and economic inequality. The same, or worse, could happen here.
Global South communities affected by mining face multiple pandemics — not just of disease, but of violence, exploitation, and corporate capture.
Countries are using the coronavirus crisis to lift environmental regulations, even as COVID-19 leaves populations more vulnerable to health impacts from fires.