Brown Bag Discussion: Venezuela, Heavy Oil, and a Renewable Energy Transition
IPS’s Sustainable Energy & Economy Network and the Embassy of Venezuela co-sponsor a timely discussion on steps Venezuela is taking to abolish fossil fuel dependency.
Wealthy People Show Support for Protests with new website: "We are the 1 percent. We stand with the 99 percent."
Resource Generation and Wealth for Common Good today announced a new website for wealthy people to show their support for the Occupy movement.
House Armed Services Committee Hearing Misleading on Doomsday Projections
Hearing on military spending, jobs, and the economy leaves out one side of the story, say experts.
Statement by Janet Redman: United States Threatens Green Climate Fund
Climate funding expert Janet Redman responds to Green Climate Fund meeting: By pushing the private sector, the United States is placing a stop payment order on public support to the men, women and children most devastated by climate change.
Senate Report Reinforces IPS Research on Tax Dodging, Excessive Executive Pay, and Layoffs
The Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations has released a report that underscores the findings of two recent Institute for Policy Studies reports connecting corporate tax dodging with excessive executive pay and worker layoffs.
Wisconsin Progressive Movement and Bethlehem, The Migrant's Shelter, win prestigious human rights award
An Institute for Policy Studies gala tomorrow evening at the National Press Club honors unsung heroes of the progressive movement.