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Between Us, We Cover the World
An ongoing series of article published in partnership with
Le Monde diplomatique
February 8, 2018
No More Tuna for Japan’s Sushi?
Japan is the world’s biggest consumer of tuna. Fishermen on the island of Iki are challenging official policy so as to stop the decline of Pacific bluefin tuna stocks.
January 15, 2018
The Buzz Fades
Under-resourced in an overworked agricultural system, honeybee colonies are gradually failing in most temperate regions.
October 31, 2017
Striding So Fast on Quivering Springs
Turkmenistan’s political cult of the horse.
September 6, 2017
Germany’s Working Poor
The Germans now face the highest number of impoverished workers in a decade, thanks to the draconian Hartz IV unemployment law.
July 12, 2017
The Arabs of Latin America
The first wave of migrants from the Middle East to Latin America found acceptance by the locals as successful, hardworking merchants. Newer arrivals have had a harder time.
The Nation is reader supported.
June 2, 2017
How a Mao-era Chinese agricultural conglomerate came to dominate the African tomato market.
April 3, 2017
Little Maghreb, Welcome or Not?
Quebec argues over the limits of multiculturalism.
March 6, 2017
Too Frightened to Change a Hated Order
Despite profound discontent, the prospect of an exit from the neoliberal orthodoxies of the past 40 years terrifies even those who know how much they have suffered from it.
February 8, 2017
The Last Supermarket Before Antarctica
In southernmost Chilean Patagonia, the modern world has invaded the world’s end.
November 8, 2016
Shifting Borders: Where Does Europe End?
The perimeter of the Schengen area has been redrawn eight times.