Authoritarian Symps

Authoritarian Symps

In the post-Cold War era, the right and even some on the left are playing a new game of “Who’s your favorite dictator?”

Arts Event: Before/After

Arts Event: Before/After

The latest play by IPS’ John Feffer is a multimedia portrait of the transformation of East-Central Europe told by the people who made it happen.

Arts Event: Before/After

Arts Event: Before/After

The latest play by IPS’ John Feffer is a multimedia portrait of the transformation of East-Central Europe told by the people who made it happen.

Celebrating Destruction

Celebrating Destruction

Our wartime commemorations are the functional equivalent of mounting the heads of our victims on pikes. Are we surprised that others celebrate bloodshed when we do the same?

Arts Event: Before/After

Arts Event: Before/After

A new play by IPS’ John Feffer is a multimedia portrait of the transformation of East-Central Europe told by the people who made it happen.

The Kremlin’s Kool-Aid

The Kremlin’s Kool-Aid

Washington is responsible for a plethora of global calamities. But Putin’s Russia isn’t offering an appealing alternative at all.

The Sum of Our Fears

The Sum of Our Fears

Has the Internet and social media primed us to worry too much about improbable threats — and too little about probable ones?

MH17: Cold War Replay?

MH17: Cold War Replay?

The last time the U.S. accused Russia of downing a civilian airliner, nuclear war nearly broke out.