If you thought the polarization of politics in the United States was corrosive, brace yourself for the even more corrosive polarization of geopolitics.
Phyllis Bennis joined Al Jazeera to discuss the significance and implications of Biden’s trip to the Middle East.
The fossil fuel industry’s global links to political violence and repression couldn’t be clearer. Unfortunately, the U.S. is enabling it.
With a full vote for this year’s NDAA expected in July, it is not too late to turn the tide. It is time to say no to nuclear weapons.
The National Defense Authorization Act is expected to receive a full vote in July. It’s not too late for members of Congress to change course.
Improving relations with China could lower inflation, isolate Vladimir Putin, and accelerate the transition to a clean energy future.
President Biden has the power to crack down on executive excess by imposing new CEO pay and buyback restrictions on federal contractors.
Far from being the “alternative to detention” it’s sold as, e-carceration is booming right alongside a growing number of immigrant detention beds.
A renewed JCPOA provides a way to avoid the threat of war that would arise should Iran at some point move toward nuclear capability.
If our tax dollars are furnishing the weapons that kill journalists and other innocents, that’s not just an international crime — it’s against U.S. law, too.
It was poverty that made the pandemic so deadly. We shouldn’t compound the tragedy of 1 million COVID-19 deaths by letting it continue.
Racism lowers the floor for how all people are treated. But it’s not too late to change.
Dealing with stalemates between Russia and Ukraine, environmentalists and climate change, and COVID and humanity.
Build Back Better is on the ropes. But other parts of a just transition are moving forward.
This year, the United States will spend twice as much every day on the military than it does on international climate aid all year.