You can't understand the modern right without understanding their fundamental contempt for democracy.
Trumpcare is barbaric. Now is the time to redouble the fight for truly universal health care.
Helmut Kohl (1930–2017) paved the way for Germany’s current hegemony in Europe.
The Saudi Arabia–UAE battle against Qatar is a struggle for regional power with no heroes to cheer for.
Elite arguments against tower blocks aren't about safety — they're about contempt for public housing.
A close look at Macron’s election, the collapse of the Socialist Party, and the end of a long cycle for the French left.
On June 14, a UPS driver shot three coworkers, then himself. UPS has to answer for its role in pushing its workers to violence.
New pressures on Hamas signal a realignment of political forces in the Middle East — and may foreshadow another summertime assault on Gaza.
Remembering Miguel d’Escoto Brockmann, the Sandinista priest and one-time United Nations General Assembly president who died earlier this month.
Abstention, not the divided left, was the main beneficiary of French voters' pessimism.
The history of the Grenfell Tower disaster stretches back into mid-century housing policy.
Antisemitism was found across the political divide in Russia’s year of revolution.
The 1949 Peekskill Riots remind us of a period of postwar rebellion and reaction that set the stage for the rest of the century.
The new Tupac biopic All Eyez on Me does an injustice to the politics and contradictions that drove him.
Two of Labour’s newly elected MPs discuss the stunning general election results and the prospects of a Corbyn government.
Donald Trump might not know it, but the United States didn't build the Panama Canal. Workers did.
The future of left politics is not with the affluent voters Jon Ossoff thought he could win over.
The Grenfell Tower fire exposed the class violence embedded in London's rich, gentrifying neighborhoods.
Britain has a new government. What does it mean for Corbyn’s path to power?
Trump’s stance on Cuba will do untold harm to the Cuban people and only strengthen anti-democratic forces on the island.