The rise of Trump-esque politicians all over the world is a result of cultural, economic, and political backlashes that are helping these illiberal populists win.
Looking for a place to escape from President Trump? You're running out of options.
IPS scholars James Early and Netfa Freeman talk about how new diplomatic relations with Cuba give us a chance to see the response from the Cuban people and move forward in the battle to end the embargo.
In the second issues of the International Review of Contemporary Law, dedicated to the 70th Anniversary of the United Nations Charter, Phyllis Bennis writes about the Paris climate talks, the UN, terrorism, and the global war on terror.
Underfunding the IRS helps the very wealthy at the expense of the middle and working class. So why do we do it?
IPS Criminalization of Poverty Project Director Karen Dolan: “Denying voting rights based on criminal records is an egregious affront to the democratic values we espouse in this country."
The Democracy Spring protests in D.C. are building the power needed to break our politics free of its corporate choke-hold.
For the first event in OUR NEW LOCATION IPS, and the Democracy Collaborative, will host a brownbag talk and signing with authors Robert McChesney and John Nichols to discuss "the fight against a Jobless economy and a citizenless democracy"... (notwithstanding issues with Metro)
IPS' Beverly Bell says Cáceres was killed because she was working for a wholly new form of governance in Honduras - true participatory democracy that empowered those who have always been left on the margins.
As millions in Yemen face severe hunger, the United States continues to provide the Saudi invasion with arms