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.
Trump is rewarding his right-wing Cuban backers by making it harder for Biden to reopen relations.
A short review of some of the lesser known absurdities of 2020.
In a global pandemic, it is not enough to build a robust response to COVID-19 in the United States alone.
The foreign policy team Biden appoints matters less than the world they inherit, policies they pursue, and the pressure they get from progressives.
Biden can immediately reverse some of Trump’s most disastrous decisions. And each one can set the stage for broader progressive foreign policy initiatives.
Even a lame-duck Congress must remember their actions have global consequences too.
It’s going to take more than a change of personnel in Washington to address our decaying climate, public health, and democracy. But it’s not too late.
Bolivians overwhelmingly rejected a U.S.-backed coup regime. The U.S. should take it as a sign to abandon regime change — and rejoin the international community.