Europeans want to upend politics as usual and the far right is still rising. If the left doesn’t come up with an unusual politics of its own, it will be upended as well.
What does it mean for international relations when the most powerful country in the world becomes a pariah state?
Already Trump is super-charging U.S. militarism, gutting diplomacy, and punishing the victims of wars Washington started.
G4S, where Omar Mateen worked as a security guard, profits from both U.S. border militarization and the Israeli occupation.
In an interview with MSNBC, Phyllis Bennis says Trump’s speech was reminiscent of Nixon’s call when he was running for president and said, ‘I have a secret plan to end the war.’
By embracing a neoliberal, pro-austerity agenda, Poland’s mainstream left opened the way for a government of Polish Ted Cruzes.
The billionaire bigot may be uncouth in the extreme, but his personal style and hardline attitude resonate with a surprisingly large bloc of American voters.
What passes in our society as political correctness is about more than jettisoning offensive speech.
This nation of immigrants should shelter more Syrian refugees.
After Ahmed Mohamed’s ordeal, there’s no denying that Americans still harbor misguided feelings about Muslims.
For the refugees pouring into Europe, their journeys can be just as deadly as the war zones they’re fleeing.
In films like American Sniper and The Interview, Americans are the heroes and “furriners” are the targets: an undifferentiated group of people so alien that they’re practically subhuman.
Something is dreadfully wrong with Hungary–and it could spread to the rest of Europe.
Better dead than Mohammed.
What made Europe a compelling political, economic, and social alternative wedged between Anglo-American free marketeers and Soviet nomenklatura is rapidly becoming a thing of the past.