Issues / Labor, Trade, & Finance
With Iraq's political future up in the air, protesters are hitting the streets over water shortages and electricity outages.
Russian money saved Trump when his projects were on the verge of collapse. Will it now be the cause of his political demise?
If Trump's aggressive style and populist impulses have encouraged his political soulmates abroad, they've also provoked a backlash in defense of democratic norms.
Hiding behind appeals to "rationalism," the French leader seeks to "fix" the French economy by cozying up to a tiny, binge-eating wealthy elite.
America should worry less about China's economic success and more about a potential Chinese financial implosion.
The new Spanish government has a mixed record on both austerity and regional democracy. To stay in power, it'll have to do better on both.
Don't wait for the next massacre to start calling out the more insidious violence Palestinians suffer every day.
Trump rallied to save a major Chinese firm right in the middle of a trade war of his own making. Why?
Civic movements and labor are experiencing a rebirth in Iraq.
Soldiers, civilians, and the 140 million Americans who are poor or low-income pay the price for our never-ending wars.