As more European governments line up to recognize a Palestinian state, Israel (and the U.S.) look more isolated than ever.
Defense-dependent communities need to start diversifying their economies now, before shifts in Pentagon spending leave them with few viable alternatives.
The need for jobs, and the ecological limits to growth
With middle-class net worth crumbling, the Forbes 400 grow wealthier than ever.
Many coastal regions must start bracing for frequent floods as key freshwater sources are drying up elsewhere.