Issues / Labor, Trade, & Finance
Corporate malfeasance saps the African continent of billions in badly needed funds each year — and the U.S. is a top destination.
By demanding that certain material needs are so essential for human flourishing that they must be guaranteed to all, these rights directly challenge the logic of market fundamentalism.
On everything from climate to trade to the international order itself, the failure of the White House's powers of persuasion were on full display at the G20.
The targeting of immigrants is intimately linked to a long record of labor repression and civil liberties violations — which eventually target the native-born, too.
Progressive legislators can help Zimbabwe embrace African-led solutions to poverty and corruption that put people ahead of corporations.
Trump’s threats to shut down the southern border would hurt the interconnected communities along it.
Despite dire warnings, politically influential big banks continue to lend billions to the fossil fuel industry every year.
To challenge fascists and weak-tea liberals, Sanders has called for a Progressive International... but it's not very international.
The case of Jamal Khashoggi is just one of many reasons for the United States to distance itself from the Saudi regime.
Chinese economic development strategies need fine-tuning.