Regions / North America
How transnational corporations use trade and investment treaties as powerful tools in disputes over oil, mining, and gas. / Como las empresas mineras transnacionales utilizan las reglas de los acuerdos de inversión y de comercio como poderosos instrumentos a su favor en las disputas por el petróleo, la minería y el gas.
Theoretically Pakistan is poised to respond to Indian military retaliation for a terrorist strike with tactical nukes.
To concerns about human error in nuclear launch control add moodiness.
From nuclear weapons to profiling Muslims to Afghan corruption.
New report shows that while ‘Fix the Debt’ executives call for cuts to Social Security, Medicaid, and more, they continue to benefit from subsidized pay.
A new report by IPS and Campaign for America's Future shows that America’s top CEOs are pocketing massive taxpayer subsidies at the same time they’re pushing austerity cutbacks in government programs that benefit ordinary citizens.
If public will and common sense are the driving forces of policy development, we should see meaningful action on immigration this year.
One they view as the cost of living in a free society, the other as war.
We need an audacious immigration proposal that puts people before politics, and that means a concrete, expedient pathway to citizenship for undocumented workers.
In its rush to jump on the Burma investment bandwagon, the U.S. is actually exploring working with Burma's army.