Press Releases

New Report Underscores Massive Tax Giveaways to Private Jet Set

The Private Jet Industry Spent $56 Million Dollars to Lobby Congress to Save More than $1 Billion in Taxes for America’s Most Affluent Fliers

As Harmful Spending Policies Loom, IPS Teams Up with Federal Budget Experts

The National Priorities Project is joining the Institute for Policy Studies to fight for a budget that prioritizes people over profit.

INDIANA FARMER CAMPAIGNING WITH TRUMP TO REPEAL ESTATE TAX CASHED $3.3 M IN FARM SUBSIDY CHECKS

Research compiled by the Institute for Policy Studies reveals Kip Tom of Tom Farms is the 9th largest farm subsidy recipient in Indiana.

Big development banks dominate Green Climate Fund, new study finds

"Green Climate Fund: A Performance Check" found that only seven percent of the $2.2 billion in funds already allocated to projects and programs will pass through national or subnational developing country institutions.

New Report Finds Corporate Tax Cuts Boost CEO Pay, Not Jobs

As President Trump launches his tax cut campaign today, a new report provides the first look at the jobs records of U.S. firms that pay taxes near the rates Trump favors

Statements

IPS Statement: Stand with Charlottesville

This weekend, events at the University of Virginia revealed the consequences of systemic and insidious white supremacy.

No Justice in Sight for Palestinians as Trump Tries on Diplomacy

Despite his claims, Trump's diplomatic actions provide little hope for peace and justice for Palestinians.

Trump Likely to Use Tragedy in Manchester as Leverage to Push for Islamophobic Policies

If U.S. national security truly aims to diminish the threat of terrorism, it must address the factors that perpetuate it.

White House Declares War On Earth’s Atmosphere

But states are moving independent of the administration to protect us from a climate catastrophe.

Trump's Budget Proposal Is a Moral Atrocity

It salts the wounds of working people, guts diplomacy, and vandalizes the planet — all under the banner of false populism.

IPS In the News

Marcus Raskin, Co-Founder of Liberal Think Tank, Dies at 83

The New York Times | December 28, 2018

UN Defies Trump Threats on Jerusalem Vote

The Real News Network | December 22, 2018

Coups and History: An Interview on Zimbabwe

The Hampton Institute | December 21, 2018

The Real Story Behind Kristi Noem’s ‘Death Tax’ Ordeal

The Huffington Post | December 21, 2018

A new Poor People’s Campaign, but the same old obstacles

The Washington Post | February 7, 2018

Richest Person in Every State

24/7 wall street | February 7, 2018

Giving by Top Fifty U.S. Donors Totaled $14.7 Billion in 2017

Philanthropy News Digest | February 7, 2018

Dark Money At the Pentagon

Jacobin | January 24, 2018

Honoring Dr. King by Addressing the Racial Wealth Divide

The Huffington Post | January 15, 2018

Advancing Dr. King’s legacy

Amsterdam News | January 4, 2018

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Project Director, Opportunity and Taxation

Program on Inequality and the Common Good

Marcus Raskin

Marcus Raskin

Distinguished Fellow and Founder

Basav Sen

Project Director

Climate Policy

Sanho Tree

Sanho Tree

Project Director

Drug Policy

Robert Alvarez

Robert Alvarez

Project Director and Associate Fellow

Nuclear Policy

Julie Barnet

Associate Fellow

Marc Bayard

Project Director and Associate Fellow

Black Worker Initiative, Global Economy

Beverly Bell

Beverly Bell

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Sarah Browning

Sarah Browning

Associate Fellow

Ron Carver

Ron Carver

Associate Fellow

Global Economy

Steve Cobble

Steve Cobble

Associate Fellow

John Feffer

John Feffer

Project Director and Associate Fellow

Epicenter, Foreign Policy in Focus

Jim Lobe

Associate Fellow

LobeLog

Manuel Perez-Rocha

Manuel Perez-Rocha

Project Director and Associate Fellow

Global Economy

Janet Redman

Janet Redman

Associate Fellow

Climate Policy

Oscar Reyes

Oscar Reyes

Associate Fellow

Climate Policy

Adil E. Shamoo

Adil E. Shamoo

Associate Fellow

Emira Woods

Emira Woods

Associate Fellow