April 4, 2022United Nations
Many UN agencies, programs, and missions receive crucial funding from the United States. The Trump administration sharply reduced funding to some UN agencies, but President Biden has largely reversed…
October 5, 2021Terrorism and Counterterrorism
The U.S. military detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has generated intense debate for two decades, with enduring questions about national security, human rights, and justice.
February 4, 2022COVID-19
For two years, the world has been battling COVID-19 with masks, vaccines, and lockdowns. There have been impressive results and serious missteps, but countries have failed to channel their shared exp…
November 9, 2020Transition 2021
Biden’s election victory is a huge win for all who care about the living planet. The hard part will be delivering on his ambitious agenda.