An (imagined) conversation on the trade-offs between lives and dollars.
Being better prepared could save millions of lives and trillions of dollars.
Beyond performing essential labor, we are humans — and, in a pandemic, that should be enough to deserve help.
The Indian government’s repression of doctors and restrictions on the Internet could make the pandemic far deadlier in the formerly autonomous region.
Warehousing people in unsanitary conditions and then deporting them to poor countries is a recipe for contagion.
The late Martin Khor united activists, officials, and thought leaders against trade and climate policies that plundered the Global South. Here’s how his comrades remember him.
While political leaders scapegoat, overreach, and underperform, progressive organizers are developing an internationalist response to the coronavirus pandemic.
International cooperation needs to take priority right now, and countries must stop their wars against one another and against their own populations.
There will be no peace if underlying grievances aren’t addressed, militaries victimize local populations, and states fail to provide basic services.
Closed borders and ICE raids mean crowded detention centers and camps, which is always inhumane. In a pandemic, it’s a global public health threat.