Posts Tagged: poverty
There will be no peace if underlying grievances aren’t addressed, militaries victimize local populations, and states fail to provide basic services.
China’s rapid growth has reduced poverty and produced prosperity -- as well as skyrocketing inequality, ecological catastrophe, and dangerous financial bubbles.
As innocent people suffer, break-ins are on the rise — including at my grandparents’ house.
Poor and working communities stand to gain the most from protections against corporations that expose them to pollution.
Don't wait for the next massacre to start calling out the more insidious violence Palestinians suffer every day.
The military can't defeat the Islamic State. We must look instead at the sources of ISIS support.
The failure to begin laying the groundwork for improved healthcare infrastructure in Africa is a virtual guarantee that populations will remain susceptible to further outbreaks.
With a U.S.-trained military officer now running Burkina Faso, will Washington press for a democratic transition or legitimize a military coup?
Haiti’s late dictator leaves behind a 1-million-strong Diaspora unlikely to ever return home.
Despite a worldwide reduction in poverty, the economic situation of Roma in East-Central Europe has declined.