Issues / Labor, Trade, & Finance
For China, the global war for influence is about trading partners. For the U.S., it could mean something more volatile.
Ongoing conflicts — including U.S. “counterterrorism” operations — combined with escalating poverty and repression could amplify the pandemic’s social cost.
A world led by a unified Europe would be a significantly better place than one mismanaged by a fragmented United States.
Historically, our communities have failed to unite across borders to end racist state violence. That needs to change.
Biden's notion that the U.S. deserves a special seat at the head of the international table is a dangerous anachronism.
Just 10 percent of the Pentagon budget could end homelessness, increase our COVID testing 44 times over, or send a $2,300 check to every unemployed American.
Tanks and ships can’t save us from our greatest dangers, so let’s pay for the things that can.
Neither the law nor the facts support a conclusion that Saudi war crimes in Yemen are “isolated.”
The coronavirus has exposed the failures of the global economic system. Here's a post-pandemic alternative.
Ambitious climate resilience plans like Dominica’s could be a life raft for the 65 million inhabitants of developing island countries.