Issues / Food & Farm
Over the last decade, thousands of Chinese gold-seekers have streamed into Ghana, falling into conflict with local authorities and rival miners.
In North Korea, the threat of desertification should be raised to the same level as nuclear nonproliferation.
Indigenous activists in Honduras risk their lives to protect their lands from predatory "development."
How did Europe wind up eating horsemeat?
Dr. Vandana Shiva talks about GMOs, the militarization of agriculture, the politics of occupation, and the primacy of biodiversity.
The implosion of the Irish real estate bubble, as well as gutted inspection regimes, begat the Great Horsemeat Crisis.
Africa is wealthy in oil, gas, iron, aluminum and rare metals.
FPIF highlights foreign affairs that, in a perfect world, the presidential candidates would debate on Monday.
In the foreign policy debates between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, expect these issues to get short thrift.
Dr. Chomsky analyzes how the Magna Carta has become largely irrelevant in the world as the document nears its one thousandth birthday.