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Phyllis Bennis mourns the loss of our Transnational Institute colleague and friend.
The Black Worker Initiative, along with the Institute for Research in African-American Studies at Columbia University, the Discount Foundation, and Neighborhood Funders Group, hosted the State of Black Workers in America conference at Columbia University.
Obama's no peace president, but he's won important diplomatic victories. Will they survive the 2016 election?
Restaurant jobs are among the lowest paid, but corporate executives get big tax write-offs for their business lunches.
Port truck drivers are denied the very same employment rights that workers in the first Gilded Age fought so hard to achieve.
Phyllis Bennis delves into the context of the U.S.-ISIS Crisis, addressing what is ISIS and why are they considered such a threat, why the Obama administration going back to war in Iraq and Syria, and whether this U.S. war helping the Syrian regime.
The crisis of people-trafficking and sexual exploitation in Northeast Asia is not a nationalist issue; it is a gender issue.
Were the Syrian rebels to win, how different would their rule be from Assad's?
The charade of "generous offers" to the Palestinians.
With endless foreign aid, the US has undercut mechanisms of democratic accountability in Afghanistan and should not be surprised at the results.