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Secretary of State John Kerry's Middle East negotiations are doomed to the same failure as the 22 years of failed diplomacy that precedes them.
Mexicans have little to celebrate as NAFTA turns 20 years old in 2014 - the destruction caused by the agreement continues to push many Mexicans to migrate to try to make a living.
Our current economy, based on insatiable extraction and consumption, is simply unsustainable - for the planet as well as for us.
The pace of events exploding across the Middle East continues to quicken - and while it appears the Obama administration has no clear strategy for some of it, the fall-back position of the U.S. continues to make those developments even more dangerous.
Bolivia's President Evo Morales -- no place to land.
The Institute for Policy Studies will join a coalition of groups which are coming together for a march and rally to thank to the Latin American countries that have offered asylum to Edward Snowden, protest NSA's surveillance of Americans and foreigners, and protest the Justice Department's campaign to prevent Snowden from being granted asylum.
From Edward Snowden to the Taliban-go-Miami Beach.
Emira Woods discusses the substance and symbolism of President Obama's trip to Africa on PBS NewsHour.
But fracked gas releases greater greenhouse gas emissions than coal, studies suggest.
A delegation of activists from 12 different countries, including IPS Director John Cavanagh, on the fight to stop gold mining in Central America.