Issues / Economy
How Dr. King would view this day and the need to move beyond GDP.
As we end the longest period of war in our history, we should be entering a period of postwar downsizing - but what about the communities dependent on the massive post-9/11 military budget?
The profits of corporate giants that crash our economy and corrupt our politics deserve your outrage. But the efforts to curb them need your creative energy.
Two recent legal cases about money and free speech unveil a contradiction in our application of the First Amendment.
Gone are the days when the U.S. accounted for over 40 percent of the world's billionaires, with Western Europe and Japan making up most of the rest.
Over 1,000 attended the IPS 50th Anniversary Celebration the weekend of October 11-13, 2013, joining us as we remembered the past and looked toward the future.
Not every think tank could weather FBI infiltration, scapegoating by right-wing extremists, and even a car-bomb assassination.
A century later, it's clear that taxing the rich is necessary instead of catastrophic.
Speakers include Seymour Hersh, Harry Belafonte, and Amy Goodman
Why should we maintain our grossly expensive military-industrial complex when tax dollars are so desperately needed at home?