In the world’s largest democracies, far-right movements that embrace violence, reject democracy, and target the vulnerable are on the rise.
As the “forever war” in Afghanistan draws to a close, a look at the prospects for shutting down the “forever prison” it helped fill.
Outsourcing migration control to authoritarian regimes has proven costly, insidious, and common for Global North governments.
The factors that drive displacement are often complex, but welcoming refugees isn’t.
Why are desperate refugees turning up on the U.S. border? Because we have offloaded the costs of the drug war on Latin America.
The highest income countries have gotten over half of global vaccine doses. The poorest countries have gotten just 0.1 percent.
I served in Iraq and Afghanistan. The Capitol insurrection was as a vivid reminder that our foreign policy has undermined the American system, too.
Americans will have to fight hard to protect their water from corporate greed. They can learn a lot from El Salvador.
Climate change poses an existential threat. That doesn’t mean we should further empower an already bloated Pentagon.
Rising corruption in Guatemala threatens landmark legal victories by Indigenous activists defending their land from mining.