Rather than promote a new Cold War, now is the time to definitively end the last one.
When history finally conducts an autopsy into this horrendous pandemic, the national security state that failed to protect us cannot emerge unscathed.
Warehousing people in unsanitary conditions and then deporting them to poor countries is a recipe for contagion.
While political leaders scapegoat, overreach, and underperform, progressive organizers are developing an internationalist response to the coronavirus pandemic.
There will be no peace if underlying grievances aren’t addressed, militaries victimize local populations, and states fail to provide basic services.
In an age of pandemics and climate crisis, countries’ health, environmental, and development policies are globally important.
Closed borders and ICE raids mean crowded detention centers and camps, which is always inhumane. In a pandemic, it’s a global public health threat.
In the Netherlands, the king gave a speech about the coronavirus that was all rhetoric. But it was just the kind of rhetoric that we need during this time of crisis.
The media has helped spread panic more often than useful information.
U.S. sanctions have gutted Iran's economy and health system. In a pandemic, that's a global public health threat.