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Amid New Cold War, US Playing With Fire in Ukraine

The geopolitical struggle over Eurasia has proven to be a relentless affair, one that, in the years to come, will likely contribute both to Beijing's rise and to the ongoing erosion of Washington's once formidable global hegemony.

Alfred W. McCoy ·


How to End the War in Ukraine: A Solution Beyond Sanctions

Following the failure of both Washington's pressure on China and Western sanctions against Russia to stop the war, the international courts have become the sole peaceful means left to still the conflict.

Alfred W. McCoy ·


Geopolitics and the Ukraine War in a World on Fire

Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping in the struggle over Eurasia.

Alfred W. McCoy ·


A Planet on the Brink: China Is Digging Its Own Grave (and Ours as Well)

Or how to create a new world order amid a climate crisis.

Alfred W. McCoy ·


An Epochal Decline in American Global Power

The most volatile flashpoint In Beijing's grand strategy for breaking Washington's geopolitical grip over Eurasia lies in the contested waters between China's coast and the Pacific littoral, which the Chinese call "the first island chain."

Alfred W. McCoy ·


Catastrophic Global Disorder Beckons Unless We Act Swiftly on Climate

Without drastic change, the current world order will almost certainly collapse into catastrophic global disorder with dire consequences for all of us.

Alfred W. McCoy ·


Bipartisan American Empire and Catastrophic Climate Change

The environmental destruction in our future will be so profound that anything less than the emergence of a new form of global governance—one capable of protecting the planet and the human rights of all its inhabitants—will mean that wars over water, land, and people are likely to erupt across the planet amid climate chaos.

Alfred W. McCoy ·


A Few Early Thoughts On the American Coup of 2024

Lessons from the Manila Hotel and a warning about the very possible nightmare yet to come.

Alfred W. McCoy ·

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