Regions / Africa
Long ignored by the media, the people of Chagos struggle relentlessly to reclaim islands that the U.S. and U.K. stole for a military base.
White South Africans are 8 percent of the country's population and hold 70 percent of its arable land. Apparently that's not enough for a global chorus of white supremacists.
Bad pathogens and bad policies go hand-in-hand.
On the eve of the 20th anniversary of its establishment, the International Criminal Court needs to up its game.
Over 22.5 million people have been forced to flee their countries. Last year, less than 200,000 were resettled.
It's not easy to build a stable political system after a war. But it's even more difficult if women are left out of the equation.
The film contrasts aloof isolationism with Gates Foundation-style paternalism. It unfairly paints more revolutionary alternatives as narrowly violent.
Americans spend $32 million per hour on wars started during the Bush administration.
U.S. bases are wreaking havoc to the health and well-being of communities across the world.
U.S. Special Forces now blanket most of the world, yet terrorist groups continue to proliferate. Maybe militarism isn't the solution.