Oxfam International

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Honduran Indigenous rights activist Berta Cáceres, pictured here, is among the 58 human rights activists killed in Latin America between January and May of this year. (Photo via Global Witness)
Last year was the deadliest year for human rights activists in Latin America—particularly women and defenders of the Earth— according to a new report by Oxfam International, which suggests that governments co-opted by economic elites are partly responsible for driving this "unthinkable spiral of violence." Citing data from the independent...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
As the blockade of Gaza—widely denounced as "collective punishment"—marks its...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
A teenager wears torn rubber boots in a muddy local market in Bac Ha, Viet Nam.  (Photo: UN Photo/Kibae Park)
It's official. The global one percent of wealth holders now own more than the...

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