The Bank claims it wants to step up to the challenge of climate change. But why is it still investing in fossil fuels?
The tangled diplomacy over UN recognition seemed to affirm that Hamas’s defiance pays greater dividends than the Palestinian Authority’s conciliation.
You know you’re in trouble when the master of structural adjustment says enough is enough.
How the international relief effort after the 2010 earthquake excluded Haitians from their own recovery.
With a new SEC regulation, no longer will big oil and mining companies be able to hide under-the-table payments to crooked Third World governments.
If the Congolese people can force the multinational mining giants to pay their government fairly, this country has a chance.
Obama’s “reset” of relations was in trouble a year ago. Now, with the conflict over Syria, things have only gotten worse.
After two decades, we're no closer to reducing global poverty or enhancing sustainable development. Politicians will change only when mass action forces them to.
The fact that United Nations has long ceased to play the protective role assigned to it throws its ability to truly advocate for LGBT rights into question.
ICC judges found the Congolese warlord Thomas Lubanga Dyilo guilty of conscripting children. Will this conviction make a difference?