The Democratic primary was not a case of ‘centrists’ v. ‘socialists’. In fixating on ideology, the media obscured class disparities and failed to acknowledge the electoral strength of the disadvantaged — including, in an era haunted by climate change, the young.
“Big philanthropy is one of the most unaccountable forms of power in a democratic society,” says Stanford political scientist Rob Reich. A discussion about philanthropy, democracy and Michael Bloomberg.
Why are international conservation NGOs so quiet about foreign resource extraction in the Global South? A case study from Madagascar.
A seafood company that works in Madagascar’s waters channeled money through offshore accounts, raising the possibility of lost taxes for one of the world’s poorest countries. A Panama Papers investigation.
Les Ismail père et fils, “rois des gambas” dans la Grande Ile, ont recours à des circuits financiers offshore pour les milllions de dollars tires de l’exportations des crustacés.
Thousands have died trying to reach the island of Mayotte, a French territory. Those that make it are forced to live precariously.
Amid the native forests of northwest Madagascar, local people are trying to stop a rare earths project from moving forward.
A once-in-a-generation gemstone rush threatens a protected area in eastern Madagascar.
Conservationists seek to eradicate a deadly Asian invader that could threaten wildlife on one of the planet’s most biodiverse islands.