Issues / Government & Politics
House Democrats are legitimizing error-prone, Islamophobic terrorist "watch lists" as the basis for gun control. That won't make anyone safer.
Far-right nationalists and neoliberal capitalists will survive the demise of institutions like the EU. What about the rest of us?
There's still hope for the "pink tide" that swept aside Latin America's right-wing dictators. But in Venezuela, Chavismo is on its last legs.
Donald Trump should lose in November. But when you add a joker to the game, it throws off the odds.
Underfunding the IRS helps the very wealthy at the expense of the middle and working class. So why do we do it?
IPS dedicated our new conference room to co-founders Richard Barnet and Marcus Raskin—two progressives who left the State Department to turn ideas into action.
The victory of Sadiq Khan has "normalized" Muslims in UK politics in much the same way that JFK normalized Catholics in American politics. But American Muslims are still waiting for their JFK moment.
The next generation of Koreans could take part in a national revival of South Korea and put the ghosts of the 20th century to rest.
If the U.S. and China think they can grow at each other's expense, they're snookering themselves.
IPS Criminalization of Poverty Project Director Karen Dolan: “Denying voting rights based on criminal records is an egregious affront to the democratic values we espouse in this country."