Issues / Government & Politics
The new prime minister is championing inclusivity and tolerance.
The Pentagon shells out millions for sports leagues to "support the troops" with cheap stunts.
Burma's constitution awards a quarter of its parliament to the military. But that's not Aung San Suu Kyi's biggest problem by a long shot.
While it represents a step forward, 'ban the box' only goes so far in addressing deeper systemic issues fueling mass incarceration.
The only sensible solution to the Syrian crisis is a quantum one in which Bashar al-Assad is simultaneously there and not there.
Members of America's spy agency don't even learn the rules.
The GOP race may be a circus, but the candidates are dead serious about padding the pockets of the rich.
Bernie Sanders’ presidential bid is putting Denmark on the map.
This year, the president should extend some Thanksgiving clemency to human beings — starting with Leonard Peltier.
Phyllis Bennis of the Institute for Policy Studies says the invitation to Iran is late but an essential move for a diplomatic regional solution, made possible by Russia's escalated involvement in Syria.