A new day for Palestinian citizens of Israel?

July 13, 2021

The new Israeli government that was sworn in on June 13 is celebrating one month in office. It is the result of an unprecedented eclectic […]

In The Media

Rebels with a business cause

May 11, 2021

Public Radio International features new research by Assistant Professor of Politics and Global Affairs Rachel Sweet. Sweet investigates business dealings between the Rally for Congolese […]

It’s time to eliminate unnecessary military spending

April 29, 2021

The Biden administration has brought a refreshing agenda of decency and progressive change to Washington, but its proposals for military spending are disappointing. The recently […]

The US national budget is a theft from the poor

February 23, 2021

Budgets are moral documents. They reflect ethical judgments about priorities and what we consider most valuable. By this standard, the US national budget fails the […]

Peace is another name for violence, sometimes

February 17, 2021

Like many of my friends, I rejoiced upon learning about the 2021 nominations of Stacey Abrams and the Movement for Black Lives for the prestigious, […]