If you thought the polarization of politics in the United States was corrosive, brace yourself for the even more corrosive polarization of geopolitics.
The fossil fuel industry’s global links to political violence and repression couldn’t be clearer. Unfortunately, the U.S. is enabling it.
Biden once said the U.S. should never “check its principles at the door just to buy oil or sell weapons.” He should take his own advice.
Biden wants Saudi help to strengthen the alliance against Russia. But if he reduces the war to geopolitics, autocrats will rejoice.
The WTO is in crisis. The Global South should take advantage and claim the policy space it needs to adapt to a de-globalizing world economy.
If our tax dollars are furnishing the weapons that kill journalists and other innocents, that’s not just an international crime — it’s against U.S. law, too.
The conflict in Ukraine Is a disaster for the poor of this planet.
The NATO no-fly zone over Libya caused far more suffering than it prevented. In Ukraine, it would be even worse.
First, let’s remind ourselves of the catastrophic global consequences of the last one.
What started as an anti-authoritarian uprising became a brutal international proxy war. However many years pass, the solution remains the same.