Private prison companies strive to keep millions behind bars to keep their profits up.
28 Nov 2011 11:52 GMT | US & Canada, Australia, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States
Contrary to popular belief, neither Medicare nor Social Security is going bankrupt, yet politicians talk about cutbacks.
28 Sep 2011 10:08 GMT | US & Canada, United States
How Big Pharma got Americans hooked on anti-psychotic drugs.
12 Jul 2011 06:20 GMT | Health, US & Canada, United States
As incarceration rates explode in the US, thousands are placed in solitary confinement, often without cause.
James Ridgeway | 19 Mar 2011 10:06 GMT | US & Canada, United States
A personal journey reveals how anger and fear fuelled the Ebola crisis that ravaged West Africa.
A look at the information wars waged by Israel and its supporters to win the hearts and minds of the American people.
Media, War & Conflict, Israel
Media and the politics of representation in Latin America, from the 'perfect Latin American' to the 'authentic' one.
Media, Politics, Latin America
We analyse how populist far-right movements are challenging the promise of an integrated union.