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.
The Build Back Better program isn’t just inadequate on climate—it may be a disaster. Here’s what movements are demanding next.
A review of Public Intellectual: The Life of a Citizen Pilgrim, by Richard Falk.
The Biden administration and other governments may make climate pledges. But often it’s indigenous-led movements who will see that they’re kept.
Many would-be migrants, like the Garifuna, would love nothing more than to stay in our homes. It’s Washington that’s making it difficult.
Migrants are hit long before they migrate, before they reach the border, and often long after they cross it.
Bush’s reputation should have suffered a nose-dive after he left office. There’s only one reason his standing has improved: Trump.