Regions / North America
Hundreds of protesters recently gathered at the World Bank to shame a gold mining firm’s shakedown of one of Central America’s poorest countries.
Climate change is likely the biggest challenge of this century — and it will affect every person on the planet.
The tipping initiative by Maria Shriver sidesteps Marriott's responsibility to pay its housekeepers a living wage.
Naomi Klein's powerful new book cuts through the jargon to offer real solutions to climate change.
As climate activists converge on New York, world leaders will meet behind closed doors with corporate honchos who bank on fossil fuels.
Poverty and deep poverty persist in this wealthy nation.
The U.S. could turn to aid, arms embargo, and engaging foes.
IPS co-founder Marc Raskin responds to a New York Times piece on U.S. think tanks accepting government funding.
Not taking military action isn’t the same thing as doing nothing.
Weakening ISIS requires eroding the support it relies on from tribal leaders, military figures, and ordinary Iraqi Sunnis. Here's how to do it without bombs.