Issues / Human Rights
The Institute for Policy Studies will join a coalition of groups which are coming together for a march and rally to thank to the Latin American countries that have offered asylum to Edward Snowden, protest NSA's surveillance of Americans and foreigners, and protest the Justice Department's campaign to prevent Snowden from being granted asylum.
As we focus on a particularly appalling human rights problem within its own context, we must remember the old labor slogan that 'an injury to one is an injury to all.'
The Institute for Policy Studies joins other Fourth Amendment advocates for a rally in Washington DC on Independence Day to protest NSA spying, oppose privacy violations, and uphold civil rights.
The lesson from the streets of Brazil, Turkey, and the Arab world is to avoid underestimating social movements still in their infancy.
A delegation of activists from 12 different countries, including IPS Director John Cavanagh, on the fight to stop gold mining in Central America.
Your guide to how the U.S. immigration system affects women differently from men--and how the Senate bill will change it.
Mandela's first visit to the U.S. in 1990s revealed how much America had yet to learn about the anti-apartheid leader who had captured the nation's imagination.
"Public school reform is more than just a civil rights issue. It is a blueprint for control of resources in urban communities." -Junius Williams
To support women's rights in Egypt, the international community must condemn state violence, support civil society, and work for economic justice.
When not being shooed off the courthouse steps by police, the crowd sang "God Bless America" and "Goin' to the Chapel."