Regions / United States
The Blackwater case came to a close this week with sentences for four of its former guards. What is the status on measures of accountability for private military contractors today?
The Fight for $15 campaign has grown into a broad-based social movement.
Congress and the Obama administration make clear they have not learned from two decades of failed trade policies and a devastating financial crisis in pushing the Trans-Pacific Partnership forward.
With outright lies dominating the estate tax debate on Capitol Hill, two Washington Post columnists have incredibly different takes on the untruths of the anti-tax crowd.
A new report reveals just how much the restaurant industry’s current low-wage model costs ordinary taxpayers.
Obama's no peace president, but he's won important diplomatic victories. Will they survive the 2016 election?
Hillary Clinton would probably stick with his counterproductive energy policies.
IPS collaborated with Sam Buffone, a pathbreaker in the field of international human rights, for several decades in the pursuit of justice for two assassinated IPS colleagues.
Restaurant jobs are among the lowest paid, but corporate executives get big tax write-offs for their business lunches.
More robust estate taxes could cover the cost of making public colleges and universities tuition-free.