Thousands of tons of plastic "recycling" have been sent to Malaysia from the U.S., the U.K., Australia, Europe, Japan and elsewhere. It's time these nations stepped up to help deal with their own waste.
It is estimated that a billion new trees will need to be planted to meet the rising demand.
The nation built on freedom to dissent is trying to break a dissident who rebelled in the name of freedom.
Only in the Trump era could such a potent symbol of freedom as the Statue of Liberty be appropriated by a dictatorship like Saudi Arabia.
The founders weren't exactly free traders.
The Fourth of July is the most important political holiday in the world.
We are still having similar arguments in America today, but the remote power that conservatives and libertarians worry about is the size, scale and scope of our own federal government.
Britain has tested tens of thermonuclear bombs on pristine islands in the Pacific. The communities and the British servicemen who participated are haunted by the blasts to this day.
Vulnerable communities are our best teachers, because those on the frontline of climate change are also the first to adapt
The architecture, paintings and monuments that have shaped American art throughout the ages.
Rwanda is doubling down in the preservation of its mountain gorillas with the opening of the new Singita Volcanoes National Park property.
Meet Frederick Phiri: the Zambian welder who turns scrap metal into stunning works of art
Trump supporters seeking to normalize concentration camps have no mandate to get offended on our behalf when the obvious comparison is made.
There is a huge variety of sugar substitutes available. Are some better for controlling blood sugar levels for diabetes, while others are more beneficial for losing weight?
The correlation between the 40th and 45th U.S. presidents, especially on foreign policy, is deliberate and systematic, not simply coincidental.
Senator Harris is a compelling personality, a California left-winger, a woman, a person of color, and young. That's what the media and Democratic primary voters are looking for.
The stakes in 2020 are greater than in any election in living memory. Now is not the time for the kind of free-for-all we saw at the Democratic debates.
The people never held to account for their warmongering in Iraq are now driving U.S. policy against Iran. They can't be allowed to drag us into another war.
The activist, author and Holocaust survivor knew too well what could happen when communication and civility break down, and evil ascends.
I tried to login to the website I'd built one morning, but the login failed. I called my cofounder to see what happened. "The system we built is gone," he said.
Both the male and female Democratic candidates showed last week that they agree on one key fact about the race for the presidency: Winning over women is essential.