If international law is to preserve its teeth, it cannot do so with halfway measures.
Twenty years of military quagmire of the Middle East has contributed to the fraying of the U.S. economy even as China has rapidly become the new center of global capital accumulation.
More infectious strains of Trumpism are emerging for which we haven’t yet developed a vaccine.
The new government — if it takes power at all — is united only around ousting Netanyahu. Here’s what that could mean.
With the Afghanistan War finally ending, we shouldn’t squander our “peace dividend” on costly weapons or military bloat.
If we extrapolate from the current trend lines, democracy will be gone in a couple decades, melted away like the polar ice. But although down, democracy is not out.
Even if governments agree to suspend patent protections for vaccines, corporations can fight back with expensive lawsuits.
By mislabelling the radical members of the Republican Party “conservative,” the mainstream media gives them a veneer of respectability.
Arming Israel as it assaulted Gaza was an open affront to the international law the administration claims to support.
The Biden administration thought it could muddle through with the usual pro-Israel platitudes, but rising awareness of Israeli apartheid is making that impossible.