#Corruption

  • Article: Beatings, Imprisonment, Murder: The World’s Environmental Defenders Are Being Terrorized

    Beatings, Imprisonment, Murder: The World’s Environmental Defenders Are Being Terrorized

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|July 31, 2019

    “Killings only tell part of the story.” Read more

  • Article: Kentucky's Water Crisis Is Part of a Larger $1 Trillion Reckoning in the US

    Kentucky’s Water Crisis Is Part of a Larger $1 Trillion Reckoning in the US

    By Lindsay Powers|April 18, 2019

    What's happening in Kentucky could soon spread in the US without $1 trillion in fixes. Read more

  • Article: $2.6 Trillion Is Lost to Corruption Every Year — And It Hurts the Poor the Most

    $2.6 Trillion Is Lost to Corruption Every Year — And It Hurts the Poor the Most

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 11, 2018

    “I call on leaders everywhere to listen.” Read more

  • Article: The Paul Manafort Trial Shows How Tax Shelters Fuel Poverty and Inequality

    The Paul Manafort Trial Shows How Tax Shelters Fuel Poverty and Inequality

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 9, 2018

    Tax shelters hold an estimated at $7.6 trillion. Read more

  • Article: What You Need to Know About the Student Protests in Bangladesh

    What You Need to Know About the Student Protests in Bangladesh

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 6, 2018

    More than 100 people were injured on Aug. 5. Read more

  • Article: £2 Trillion Is Lost to Corruption Every Year. But UK Aid Is Fighting to Change That.

    £2 Trillion Is Lost to Corruption Every Year. But UK Aid Is Fighting to Change That.

    July 24, 2018

    “Corruptions hurts the world’s poorest and most vulnerable the most.” Read more

  • Article: Iraq Protests Turn Deadly Amid Serious Lack of Water, Electricity

    Iraq Protests Turn Deadly Amid Serious Lack of Water, Electricity

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|July 17, 2018

    High unemployment rates, drought, and electricity shortages have pushed Iraqis to protest. Read more

  • Article: What Mexico's New President-Elect Means for Poverty and Inequality

    What Mexico's New President-Elect Means for Poverty and Inequality

    By Joe McCarthy|July 2, 2018

    He has the opportunity to reshape the country. Read more