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Three superpowers now face off along multiple fronts, even as they dismantle the tools that prevented escalation in the past.
Despite the bloody headlines, a slow-motion alignment of interests could mean peace in Afghanistan — if the Trump administration cooperates.
Despite dire warnings, politically influential big banks continue to lend billions to the fossil fuel industry every year.
To challenge fascists and weak-tea liberals, Sanders has called for a Progressive International... but it's not very international.
Saudi Arabia's apparent assassination of Jamal Khashoggi might have taken inspiration from Russia and North Korea — or Israel and the United States.
What that Protestant Reformation can teach us about the durability of far-right movements — and the order they seek to replace.
A nation that doesn't remember the people sent to fight on its behalf has no business sending more.
A bloody siege looms over Idlib, the U.S. is digging into the east, and conflict between Iran and Israel may put Syria in the crosshairs.
The far right is on the rise from North America to Europe to Asia. Each case is different, but they share key similarities — and require similar responses.
The U.S. isn't the only country where women are lining up to burn down the (frat) house.