Issues / Human Rights
Statement from Phyllis Bennis, IPS's Middle East expert
But we must not take the survival of the nuclear deal for granted, because it still has many powerful opponents.
Our wildly inflated fear of terrorism is a self-fulfilling prophecy.
Kiriakou will receive the 2015 PEN Center USA First Amendment award on November 16.
The former secretary of state attacked the NSA whistleblower without bothering to get her facts straight.
Washington is one of the most active players in Syria's civil war, but it's accepted effectively 0 percent of the conflict's refugees.
The Institute for Policy Studies applauds the U.S. Department of State for declassifying documents today related to the 1976 assassination of two IPS colleagues by agents of the Chilean dictatorship.
Under Obama, whistleblowers face a total of 751 months behind bars — compared to 24 months for all other whistleblowers combined since the American Revolution.
The one hundred mile trek was meant to amplify the pope's message: globalization of migration requires a globalization of charity and cooperation.
The pontiff had compassionate words for the incarcerated. Will that message be heard by those paid to oversee their safety and security?