April 20, 2020
A surge in killings of environmentalists is part of a disturbing trend of increasing threats to social leaders across Latin America.
February 6, 2020
Pervasive corruption has long stymied development and fueled emigration from some of Central America’s poorest countries. The recent disbanding of antigraft commissions makes their prospects for refo…
January 9, 2020
Warming temperatures mean that Australia will likely continue to suffer from massive bushfires. To reduce future damage, the government must act.
November 26, 2019
Washington’s request that Seoul pay more for their military alliance has heightened tensions between longtime allies and poses risks for regional security.
November 13, 2019
Election fraud allegations have prompted President Evo Morales to resign with no clear successor, plunging Bolivia into political uncertainty.
October 16, 2019
Anti-government protests could mean humanitarian crisis in Haiti, a country with a long history of instability.
October 8, 2019
Denuclearization talks over the weekend ended in another stalemate, and it remains to be seen if negotiations will resume in the coming weeks.
September 20, 2019
Plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions and reach carbon neutrality, to be announced during the 2019 summit, could be an important milestone in the global fight against climate change.
September 13, 2019
President Trump and Prime Minister Morrison’s close relationship is good news for the decades-old alliance.
August 27, 2019
Seoul’s decision to abandon an important military intelligence-sharing agreement with Tokyo could hurt regional security and U.S. interests related to China and North Korea.