Racism lowers the floor for how all people are treated. But it’s not too late to change.
Warehousing people in unsanitary conditions and then deporting them to poor countries is a recipe for contagion.
“I think this moment global pandemic is showing us very clearly that all human life is interrelated, which means that none of us is safe until all of us are safe.”
The mass shootings aren’t just symptoms of guns or mental illness, but also of Trump promoting and encouraging white supremacy, racism, and xenophobia.
The party’s assault on “globalists” and “cosmopolitans” pushes against internationalism when it’s needed most.
After a year that’s brought us closer to nuclear war, ethnic cleansing, and climate catastrophe, it’s time to consider that the Trump-GOP agenda may be genuinely evil.
Europeans want to upend politics as usual and the far right is still rising. If the left doesn’t come up with an unusual politics of its own, it will be upended as well.
What does it mean for international relations when the most powerful country in the world becomes a pariah state?
Already Trump is super-charging U.S. militarism, gutting diplomacy, and punishing the victims of wars Washington started.
G4S, where Omar Mateen worked as a security guard, profits from both U.S. border militarization and the Israeli occupation.
In an interview with MSNBC, Phyllis Bennis says Trump’s speech was reminiscent of Nixon’s call when he was running for president and said, ‘I have a secret plan to end the war.’
By embracing a neoliberal, pro-austerity agenda, Poland’s mainstream left opened the way for a government of Polish Ted Cruzes.
The billionaire bigot may be uncouth in the extreme, but his personal style and hardline attitude resonate with a surprisingly large bloc of American voters.
What passes in our society as political correctness is about more than jettisoning offensive speech.
This nation of immigrants should shelter more Syrian refugees.