Peace and Foreign Policy
To build peace, we must dislodge the economic and political foundations of war. IPS believes that a just foreign policy is based on human rights, international law, and diplomacy over military intervention.
A slowdown would give the public more time to learn about the bill and all the ways it’s designed to further enrich the wealthy.
The emergence of slave auctions in Libya have a basis in catastrophic Western military intervention.
The increased tempo of the GOP's snatch and grab in recent days suggests that they're feeling a certain desperation.
While Republicans may succeed in scoring a short term win for their donors, their tax plan is sparking a new moral movement against inequality.
There are no peace talks underway that might be threatened by U.S. recognition of Jerusalem. But the move makes peace in the war-torn region far less likely.
It kills the modest credits for wind, solar, and electric cars, while preserving much larger ones for fossil fuels.
Inspired by an initiative cut short by the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., moral leaders are planning a wave of civil disobedience.
It's time for the world to consider sanctioning the U.S. and companies who benefit from its efforts to undermine climate action.
As I struggled my way through a crumbling transit system, the Senate was preparing to pass a tax plan that will decimate the resources needed to fix our nation’s infrastructure.
The anti-war movement needs money, and the Koch brothers have it. But it comes with strings attached.
Thousands of Arab Bedouins in Israel's Negev desert are denied power, water, sewage, and roads by the state. And their villages are under constant threat of demolition.
The administration is trying to sideline the Palestinian issue to clear the way for an anti-Iran coalition between Israel and Saudi Arabia
China and South Korea could be game changers on climate — and create a more peaceful region in the process.
Joe Rickett's decision to shut down two major online publicationshas altered the local U.S. news environment. Barbara Ehrenreich plans on restoring it.
Trump has lavished praised on Duterte's extrajudicial murders — and Duterte's envoy to the U.S. is developing a little project called Trump Tower Manila.
The president's over-the-top threats have made war seem like a real possibility. And war would be catastrophic.
The use of drone strikes has spiraled out of control and will only get worse, Dr. Maha Hilal of the Institute for Policy Studies told Rising Up With Sonali recently
I've argued to close this loophole for 20 years, but not at the expense of the colossal damage the rest of this plan would cause.
For prisoners on hunger strike, the Trump administration looks prepared to let them die.
Belafonte's own version of a triple legacy — music, writing, and social justice — is still on the rise.
An initial assessment of whether the Green Climate Fund is living up to its mandate finds that its becoming a sideshow to big development banks.
This 24th annual report rebuts the GOP claim that slashing the corporate tax rate will lead to more and better jobs.
Renewable Portfolio Standards and Distributed Solar Access for Low-Income Households
The 2016 bonus pool held enough dollars to lift the pay of all of the country's more than 3 million servers up to $15 an hour.
The Military and Climate Security Budgets Compared
How ending tax dodging by America's electric utilities can help fund a job-creating, clean energy transition.
World Bank Energy-Related Policies and Financing, 2000-2004 to 2010-2014
This 22nd annual report reveals how CEO pay is accelerating climate change.