New Internationalist

United States

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America: Life in Prison Nation

Around 2.3 million US citizens are behind bars - a number that dwarfs any other country, reports Mark Engler.

Filed in: Prisons United States

The US is not teetering on the edge of bankruptcy

As Obama ushers in a new debit-limit bill, Mark Engler explains how the argument ‘We’re broke’ is used to justify the demolition of social safety nets.

Filed in: Debt United States

Tea and paranoia

Politicians in the US and Australia play the anti-immigration card.

Filed in: Australia Migration United States

Palm trees in the snow

There are no palm trees in Wisconsin – but there’s a red-faced newsreader at Fox News.

Filed in: Trade Unions United States

Class war

Are the rich winning the class war?

Filed in: Class United States

Fracking the world

Hydraulic fracturing, or ‘fracking’ – Big Oil’s newest way to extract natural gas from an exhausted planet – comes with a terrible environmental price tag. Joyce Nelson digs deeper.

Filed in: Canada Oil Pollution United States

New book by Noam Chomsky

Beware Americans talking ‘stability’, warns Noam Chomsky.

Filed in: Iran Israel United States

Taboo economics

Marc Engler has a taboo solution to the US’s economic woes.

Filed in: Military United States

The US military budget

Overcoming empire is not a spectator sport.

Filed in: Military United States

The hole in America's middle

Mark Engler’s regular column from the magazine

Filed in: Equality United States

Moving on up: the big money takeover of America

Moving on up - the big money takeover of America

Filed in: United States

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