Regions / Europe & Central Asia
While Europe and Asia track down three-digit infection spikes at worst, the U.S. is dealing with over 40,000 a day.
The rules of the global economy have created climate change, inequality, and deep vulnerability. But rules can change.
We need to end systemic racism and the militarism that makes it even deadlier — from Kabul to Atlanta and Baghdad to Minneapolis.
You don’t need to lionize Bolton, a far-right hawk, to understand what makes his observations about Trump valuable.
Why is Trump unraveling treaties on nuclear arms? It's not just greed -- some people want to use them.
The U.S. may be at the center of both pandemics, but -- as worldwide demonstrations show -- each is global.
Wealthy corporations may use trade courts to keep public health measures from cutting into their profits.
Future combat, even if broadly directed from Washington, may be only vaguely “American.”
Without professional enablers, corruption, money laundering, and the financing of human rights abuses would be much more difficult.
Countries are using the coronavirus crisis to lift environmental regulations, even as COVID-19 leaves populations more vulnerable to health impacts from fires.