Regions / North America
The Pentagon has declared the bombing of a hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, a “mistake.” Will an independent investigation be allowed to take place?
"We don't get to choose--shouldn't get to choose--who governs the people of Afghanistan," says Phyllis Bennis
Under Obama, whistleblowers face a total of 751 months behind bars — compared to 24 months for all other whistleblowers combined since the American Revolution.
U.S. bombs hit a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan, leaving at least 22 dead.
The new leader of the UK Labour Party is talking about capping income. Most Americans might be surprised to know that FDR did, too.
A bipartisan group of legislators have come together to take action on criminal justice reform. Will they secure the votes to pass it?
The Boehner-led House passed an anti-environmental bill right after the pope urged Congress to protect nature.
The one hundred mile trek was meant to amplify the pope's message: globalization of migration requires a globalization of charity and cooperation.
The pontiff had compassionate words for the incarcerated. Will that message be heard by those paid to oversee their safety and security?
Underneath the populist rhetoric is a regressive tax plan that hurts more than it helps.