Asad Ismi's Publications
Washington hopes a free trade pact with Kenya will give it a beachhead in its hot war with Al-Shabab and cold war with China—and an African dumping ground for GMOs and plastic waste. What Kenya gets in exchange is not at all clear.
The MonitorDecember 31, 2020 | National Office
How U.S. foreign policy changed, and stayed the same, over Trump's first presidency
The MonitorOctober 15, 2020 | National Office
Vietnam won international praise for its response to COVID-19. But the country’s intensifying capitalist restructuring may leave its people sicker and more impoverished.
The MonitorSeptember 1, 2020 | National Office
U.S. Espionage Act charges against WikiLeaks founder may compromise fundamental rights and freedoms at home and abroad
The MonitorJune 30, 2020 | National Office
The global COVID-19 response is shaking garment supply chains and changing how Canadian unions do solidarity with Bangladeshi workers.
The MonitorMay 1, 2020 | National Office
Racist interim government vows "God has returned to the palace"
The MonitorMarch 2, 2020 | National Office
Mass protests reverse Moreno government’s austerity package, but authoritarian dangers lurk.
The MonitorJanuary 2, 2020 | National Office
Mexico cannot endure another PRI government. But can the left really take the presidency this year?
The MonitorJanuary 2, 2018 | National Office
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte is flouting international law with his war on drugs and reshaping Asian geopolitics
The MonitorMarch 1, 2017 | National Office
The MonitorJanuary 1, 2017 | National Office