Issues / Democracy & Governance
What lessons can be learned from the end of the Confederacy, Nazi Germany, and Saddam’s Iraq?
Over-funding police has terrorized people of color and left communities less secure. Can the same not be said of the Pentagon?
You don’t need to lionize Bolton, a far-right hawk, to understand what makes his observations about Trump valuable.
Right-wing “intellectuals” uncomfortable with the Black Lives Matter movement have latched onto a dubious historical analogy.
Global South communities affected by mining face multiple pandemics — not just of disease, but of violence, exploitation, and corporate capture.
The American war machine has always been integral to American racism. It's time to tear it down along with those Confederate statues.
The U.S. may be at the center of both pandemics, but -- as worldwide demonstrations show -- each is global.
Many of the establishment figures now turning on Trump have blood on their hands. But that's the point.
America’s racism is destroying its advanced status in real time — and with it, the most redeeming parts of liberal internationalism.
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is rapidly losing public support, while Donald Trump remains entirely capable of triumphing in November despite his relative unpopularity.