King looked beyond our borders — not only at injustice, but at how people worked together to end it. It’s an example we need today.
What we can learn from the 20 years between the 9/11 attacks and the January 6 coup attempt.
Despite its “peace constitution,” Japan has a growing military footprint.
Officials are hyping the threat of a potential Chinese naval base facing the Atlantic to get yet more funding for military operations.
Three decades after the People Power revolution in the Philippines, viral social media posts have largely taken the place of participatory democracy.
There’s one place in the world where the Green New Deal is a policy reality. But is it living up to its hype?
Western observers want to blame India for the failure of the UN climate talks. Not so fast.
African countries need investments, China needs raw materials, and African activists are fed up with the resulting corruption and environmental damage.
Congressional paralysis, voter suppression, and widespread political polarization all suggest that American democracy is far from exemplary.
Allowing extractive industries to file expensive lawsuits over environmental regulations could undermine whatever agreements might be reached at COP26 in Glasgow.