The latest attacks on journalists and news organizations by corrupt populists are contributing to a global rollback of fundamental rights.
Should we rethink the way voters weigh in directly on matters of national security and international relations?
Syria is emerging as a metaphor for the fragmentation and chaos that the modern world barely contains.
Cape Ann Forum will host a presentation by John Feffer at 7 p.m. Sept. 25 at Gloucester City Hall, 9 Dale Ave. A Washington-based author, novelist, playwright and foreign policy analyst, Feffer will look at the rise of right-wing extremist movements across the world and survey the global challenges for U.S. foreign policy during the […]
It’s high time to come up with a new model of economic growth and innovation that works for all of us.
Problems with Turkey, Eastern Europe, and Donald Trump could tear the rickety alliance apart at the seams.
The rise of Trump-esque politicians all over the world is a result of cultural, economic, and political backlashes that are helping these illiberal populists win.
United States President Barack Obama has carried out classically colonial, imperialistic policies towards Africa during his time in office. John Feffer, from the Washington-based Institute for Policy Studies, said in a Common Dreams article: “Strip away all the modern PR and prettified palaver and it’s an ugly scramble for oil, minerals, and markets for U.S. […]
Officials in Turkey are still working to determine whether the suicide bomber who killed more than 50 people at a wedding in Gaziantep Saturday was an adult or a child, but terrorism experts say the weaponization of children by ISIS and other terrorist groups is a growing concern regardless of the perpetrator of this attack. Turkey’s […]
Looking for a place to escape from President Trump? You’re running out of options.
Complex global challenges require committed activists who stand on principle as well as experts on the inside who can play the political game.
Climate disruption is inextricably linked to economic inequality. Serious climate solutions must be, too.
Trump’s foreign policy isn’t an alternative to U.S. empire. It’s just a cruder rendition of it.
Clinton’s rhetoric on the Muslim world might be friendlier than Trump’s, but her record is much bloodier.
Some see Putin’s Russia as a counterweight to U.S. global meddling. But Moscow is increasingly mimicking Washington’s worst behavior.