Russia is acting like an abusive husband in this gendered conflict.
The West is focused on Russia’s war in Ukraine. Here’s why the rest of the world should care as well.
Russia is increasingly becoming the Saudi Arabia of the north.
Less than one percent of the Pentagon’s new $782 billion budget is marked for Kyiv. About 50 times as much will go to for-profit corporations.
Rather than cheering for a potentially catastrophic escalation, there are other options for the United States to help the Ukrainian people.
No diplomatic solution is possible without serious pressure on Putin.
More drilling doesn’t add up to lower prices anytime soon—it just locks in more carbon. Here’s what to do instead.
Most of the leaders of the alt-right are scrambling to distance themselves from Vladimir Putin. It might be too late.
Increasing military aid in Ukraine could thwart peace talks between Russia and Ukraine — which appeared to be making progress in the past few days.
Spending 12 times as much on our military as Russia didn’t prevent a war in Europe. It just deprived us of resources at home.
It’s not enough to say no to war. We urgently need our government to invest in real human needs for all, instead of further militarizing our planet.
The power of sports to legitimize a regime means they have the power to delegitimize one, too.
If Putinism is victorious in Ukraine, it will set a horrific precedent not only for other territorial grabs but also other attacks on democracy.
The idea that we have to either support military action and sanctions against Russia over its invasion of Ukraine, or “do nothing,” is a false binary.
Economic sanctions are a weapon of war, not an alternative to war.