The focus on torture in "Zero Dark Thirty" ignores more significant US policies of dubious legality.
27 Jan 2013 13:53 GMT | Politics, Arts & Culture, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Iran
We may not be driving ourselves into extinction, but we are creating conditions that make our future frightening.
29 Sep 2012 13:08 GMT | US & Canada, Australia, Canada, China, United States
Economist Prabhat Patnaik says moving back to an economic 'golden age' is impossible, so we must invent new solutions.
28 Apr 2012 13:26 GMT | US & Canada, China, India, United Kingdom, United States
Instead of bracketing religion out of politics, we should discuss how it can play a key role in a healthy politics.
Robert Jensen | 09 Feb 2012 08:05 GMT | US & Canada, United States
Although technological advancement often comes from the private sector, its core technologies are government-funded.
Robert Jensen | 26 Jan 2012 12:51 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, United States
Norman Solomon, who is campaigning for Congress, believes that it's possible to be an activist and a politician.
Robert Jensen | 29 Nov 2011 10:03 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Iraq, United States
Environmental historian Angus Wright calls for planetary patriotism and collective action in the face of climate change.
Robert Jensen | 14 Nov 2011 13:15 GMT | Latin America, Mexico, United Kingdom
The crisis we face is caused by failed systems - replacing leaders while keeping the old system intact will not help.
Robert Jensen | 09 Nov 2011 14:57 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Afghanistan, Cambodia, El Salvador
The American public often hides in 'willed ignorance' about the world around them.
Robert Jensen | 13 Sep 2011 11:38 GMT | US & Canada, Afghanistan, Iraq, United States
Almost ten years after the 9/11 attacks, US foreign policy remains aggressive and unrealistic.
Robert Jensen | 07 Sep 2011 12:47 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Iraq, United States
Politics without theology is dangerous, and we must construct a new worldview not reducible to just evidence and logic.
Robert Jensen | 18 Aug 2011 11:57 GMT | US & Canada, Iraq, United States
Can a new heat-resistant vaccine for the highly contagious rotavirus save the lives of children in Niger?
Health, Niger, Africa
Staying fit and healthy is not easy in a slum, and many residents must perform a delicate balancing act to get by.
Health, Asia, Philippines
After an EU referendum campaign replete with racism and fear, we examine the British media's impact on the result.
Media, Brexit consequences, United Kingdom
A ski industry has sprung up in the remote alps of Afghanistan. But will this enterprise survive a resurgent Taliban?