Issues / Health
As famine descends on a huge swath of the globe, the White House is rolling back aid, ramping up conflict, and risking more climate chaos.
After a long struggle, El Salvador just proved that with enough civil society support, even a very poor country can stand up to powerful global mining firms.
As conditions in the U.S. deteriorate, the world will continue to suffer the consequences of U.S. military force — but without the mitigating influences of U.S. foreign aid and diplomacy.
From his small island, the late Cuban leader faced down the Americans and made them blink.
PTSD is rampant in the Middle East. If untreated, it will continue to fuel conflict.
Let them eat isotopes.
Several countries afflicted by the Zika virus are asking women to delay getting pregnant. Yet local laws — and U.S. foreign aid rules — make it impossible for many to get a safe abortions.
For most of human history, life-saving drugs were a public good. Now they’re only good for shareholders.
After December's elections, Haiti could have yet another U.S.-backed president with a weak democratic mandate.
If you were looking for a place where democratic socialism appears to be working, you’d be hard pressed to find a better example than Denmark.