Iraq relied on extra-governmental militias to fight ISIS. Now they’re targeting journalists, attacking protestors, and defying the elected government.
The victory of Xiomara Castro in Honduras is a sign that region is ready to exit its lost decade.
After finally destroying the last vestiges of Pinochet, is Chile about to elect a right-wing populist to its highest office?
Since the October 25 military takeover, violent repression has returned in full force. Can the international community support the rule of law?
A planned, U.S.-backed mass protest in Cuba flopped. Ordinary Cubans explain why.
A CBO report requested by Bernie Sanders lays out three options for a modest Pentagon trim over the next decade. Can we pull it off?
Congressional paralysis, voter suppression, and widespread political polarization all suggest that American democracy is far from exemplary.
Allowing extractive industries to file expensive lawsuits over environmental regulations could undermine whatever agreements might be reached at COP26 in Glasgow.
The Pandora Papers reveal how billionaires, oligarchs, and despots the world over exploit America’s patchwork of tax havens.
A secretive World Bank tribunal lets multinational corporations sue governments over basic regulations. Mexico should lead a Latin American exodus.