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
The poignant stories of Palestinian prisoners in Israel and the effects of imprisonment on them and their families.
Israel, Palestine, Human Rights
We analyse how populist far-right movements are challenging the promise of an integrated union.
A group of exonerated death row survivors called the 'Resurrection Club' fights to abolish the death penalty in the US.
Human Rights, Politics, US & Canada
We tell the story of Mouawiya Syasneh, the boy whose anti-Assad graffiti lit the spark that engulfed Syria.
War & Conflict, Syria's Civil War