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Joseph Nevins

US & Canada

'The Act of Killing' and the consequences of forgetting

A new documentary shows that years later, the 'worst mass murders of the 20th century' still rattle Indonesian society.

Politics

The silent empire

It's time for us to speak up and protest against what we find unacceptable.

Environment

Power, privilege and climate change: A tale of two presidents

With less than five percent of the world's population, the US consumes about a quarter of the world's fossil fuels.

Environment

Ecological crisis and the need to challenge the 20 per cent

The US, home to less than 5 per cent of the world's population, uses almost a quarter of the world's fossil fuel.

US & Canada

A tale of two voyages and the global colour line

Why did the media feature the Costa Concordia story for weeks but ignore the sinking of a boat carrying migrants?