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Jeb Bush speaks at Economic Club in Detroit

Jeb Bush may impress foreign leaders just because he’s not his brother—but that’s not enough.

US Air Force

One US military base, decades of lies, and a crime that has never been faced or righted.

Samantha Power

Despite today’s vote in the House to bar US funding to a neo-Nazi Ukrainian militia, the “war party” continues to rattle its sabers over Ukraine.

Palestine village

A Palestinian family’s struggle to survive under threat of imminent expulsion.

The Pashtuns of the tribal areas bordering Afghanistan are trapped between a brutal Taliban insurgency and a Pakistani government that treats them like colonial subjects.

Nairobi

Obama’s visit this summer will certainly be a big event, but Kenyans’ interests stretch well beyond the United States.

Ukrainian national flag

A video roundtable explains why the IMF, Europe, and Western corporations don’t have the country’s best interests at heart.

Poverty, the politics of impunity and the long history of US-funded oppression are creating a new wave of refugees.

Obama China

The drawbacks of Washington’s grand strategy for global dominion.

Blogs

Some Tunisians fear that the government’s proposed solution to deal with violent radicals will undo the victories of the 2011 revolution.

June 29, 2015

Taxi drivers in the sharing economy are fighting to make inroads against labor exploitation.

June 26, 2015

We may very well see the faux caliph chased from his capital by feminist socialists.

June 25, 2015

A former Israeli diplomat lashes out against American liberals, the latest demonstration that the Israeli right—not BDS—is liberal Zionism’s real enemy.

June 25, 2015

The Obama administration decides to “position” heavy military equipment on Russia’s borders.

June 24, 2015

The Big Box retailer is offshoring more than jobs. 

June 22, 2015

How the “Twin Ocean Railroad” pits people against profit.

June 19, 2015

The theme of alternative foreign policy and national security possibilities is what animates an ambitious new project from our friends at Brave New Films.

June 18, 2015

Support for the Muslim Brotherhood has fallen, but they still command a sizable minority.

June 17, 2015