INSTITUTE FOR POLICY STUDIES | Justice is Global
IN THESE TIMES | We Don’t Have Time to End Capitalism—But Growth Can Still Be Green
If you collect any sampling of news headlines since 2016, it’s hard not to feel like the world is hurtling at light speed towards catastrophe. Brexit and the election of Donald Trump were two peaks in a broader trend towards nationalism, and reactions towards refugee crises…
THE NATION | Amazon’s Defeat Is Local and Global
Growth, energy use and emissions are historically linked, but this trend could end with mass investment in renewables and energy efficiency.
THE NATION | Economic Nationalism is Suicide
It’s official: Amazon, one of the most powerful corporations in the world, has been booted out of Long Island City, New York, thanks to a determined coalition of grassroots organizations and their elected allies. Together they…
FOREIGN POLICY | China is Cheating at a Rigged Game
The ongoing melodrama of the Brexit negotiations has lived up to its billing as one of the great shit-shows of our time. But the whole tragicomic affair has shown us the clear political premium of nationalist ideas today:
A new attitude toward China is rapidly taking shape across the U.S. political spectrum. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) echoes President Donald Trump’s talking points, decrying the transfer of “our” technology to China and condemning investment there.