Issues / Government & Politics
It’s time to stop relying on human presidents.
With outright lies dominating the estate tax debate on Capitol Hill, two Washington Post columnists have incredibly different takes on the untruths of the anti-tax crowd.
IPS collaborated with Sam Buffone, a pathbreaker in the field of international human rights, for several decades in the pursuit of justice for two assassinated IPS colleagues.
While the rest of us pay the sticker price, lawmakers are considering a special deluxe tax rate for giant corporations.
President Obama and some members of Congress think the easiest way to fund infrastructure is by granting corporations a large tax cut on their untaxed offshore profits.
"I would assert that the only public event that is appropriate for George W. Bush — and others of his administration — to attend would be in The Hague, standing trial for war crimes," she says.
Florida Governor Rick Scott’s henchmen punish staffers who utter the words “climate change.”
Tony Rodham’s involvement in a gold mining operation in Haiti is under scrutiny.
Our own progress against racism in the United States remains too recent, too fragile, and too incomplete to go on abetting apartheid in Israel.
The Senate GOP's letter to Iran was an act of vengeance for their discredited code of honor: neoconservatism.