The student-led protest was a dramatic demonstration of the youth climate movement’s growing resolve—and its sense of solidarity.
At the current rate of progress, it will take nearly 500 years for women to reach fair representation in government.
The international community should be pushing for compromise to prevent this fragile and bitterly divided country from breaking apart.
Despite the uproar over reductions to defense funding, less than 1 percent of the Pentagon's beefy $550 billion budget will be cut this year.
This old American democratic tradition already has deep support at the grassroots.
The National Front leader has cleverly rebranded her father’s party, cloaking its far-right agenda with liberal rhetoric.
German corporations are far more respectful of worker rights—and may have more influrence on future US developments than our politicians realize.
Conservative hysteria over Putin’s aggression in 2014 is eerily reminiscent of right-wing reaction to a previous Crimean adventure, at the dawn of the Cold War.
Last summer's protest movement has faded, but now, after eleven years in power, Prime Minister Erdogan faces unprecedented corruption allegations.
Rising oil and gas production close to home is enabling a more aggressive stance toward rivals abroad.
Today’s protests are a callejón sin salida, a dead end.
A major international commission probes the political origins of health inequities—and finds wealthy nations deserve much of the blame.
Villainizing sex workers won’t improve their lives. Basic labor rights will.