Will Obama's presidential candidacy signal a change for impoverished African-Americans?
In the era of the superrich, if a place is truly beautiful, ordinary people can't afford to be there.
It’s time to leave behind old ideas of superpowers. A changing world brings new opportunities for peace and the chance to join a community of nations.
It’s called “defense" spending, but how much of it is actually about defense? Here’s how we could save billions, and still have billions left to make the U.S. and the world more secure.
Rising prices make African oil a tempting prize. But African leaders are resisting U.S. plans to militarize the continent, saying their resources should be used to alleviate poverty.
The 2006 mid-term election sent a clear signal: Americans want out of Iraq. As the occupation drags on, 10 candidates for the U.S. Congress announce a plan to bring all the troops home.
Tired of being ignored by the feds, citizens pass city laws declaring peace.
For years, the U.S. imposed authoritarian leaders and corporate-friendly policies on Latin American countries. Now they are setting their own path.
For nearly half a century the U.S. media have systematically misreported the Cuban Revolution.
How the Pentagon can cut the military budget and still keep us safe.