The United States is arming both India and Pakistan, encouraging India's nuclear program, and destabilizing the region through its military efforts in Afghanistan and Pakistan, argues Zia Mian.
Conn Hallinan shows how the map of conflict corresponds all too well with the map of future energy supplies.
Economist John Maynard Keynes is hot. But, as columnist Walden Bello explains, he's not enough.
Rising arms exports may soon make weapons the major U.S. contribution to the world economy.
The U.S.-Peru free trade agreement has led directly to government crackdowns and the deaths of indigenous protestors, reports columnist Laura Carlsen.
The Obama administration has promised to pursue nuclear abolition. Columnist Zia Mian provides the new president with a way to fulfill this promise.
The Bush administration is gone, but covert operations are still going on.
China's stimulus package is not likely to bail out either the Chinese peasants or the global economy.
Columnist Frida Berrigan gives us the good, the bad, and the mixed news on the campaign to abolish nuclear weapons.
Guest columnist Khadija Sharife looks at the economic skeletons in the South African closet