The rhetoric Israel’s defenders have used to defend its assault on Gaza is a mirror image of that employed by apologists for Syria’s regime.
The years-long focus on the “peace process” has led governments to overlook the unbearable status quo in Israel-Palestine. That has to stop.
Being better prepared could save millions of lives and trillions of dollars.
The International Labor Organization adopted a new Convention on workplace harassment. It’s time for the United States to ratify.
Emboldened by Donald Trump, U.S. allies are leading the charge toward greater authoritarianism in the region.
The Philippine strongman was counting on China to quash a UN resolution to investigate his brutal “war on drugs.” They failed.
Large majorities support arms control, curbs on military spending, and international institutions. The question is what they’re willing to do about it.
[Satire] UN: “We recommend that Americans sentence all top-ranking officials of the Trump administration to a decade of picking up trash along America’s highways.”
The late U.S. senator from Pennsylvania may have achieved his most visionary legacy as a teenager, when he founded a student movement for world federalism.
Corporate malfeasance saps the African continent of billions in badly needed funds each year — and the U.S. is a top destination.