There are no peace talks underway that might be threatened by U.S. recognition of Jerusalem. But the move makes peace in the war-torn region far less likely.
It’s time for the world to consider sanctioning the U.S. and companies who benefit from its efforts to undermine climate action.
Father Miguel D’Escoto Brockmann was a man who spoke truth to power and expected others to do the same.
What does it mean for international relations when the most powerful country in the world becomes a pariah state?
As the president-elect promises to increase military spending, we must reflect on what comes with war.
Beltway pundits are far more supportive of Israeli settlements than the American public.
The U.S. conducts drone strikes worldwide with relative impunity. But when the first strike hits the United States, the real blowback will begin.
In a world awash with weak states, powerful weapons, and crumbling institutions, conflicts can easily continue for generations — and perhaps never end.
Housing demolitions create an environment of constant anxiety for Palestinians in the West Bank and Jerusalem, increasing the likelihood of violent retaliation.
The Institute for Policy Studies joins the Center for International Environmental Law, and Oxfam to invite you to the D.C. community discussion on the amicus curiae brief in the Pac Rim Cayman LLC v. Republic of El Salvador case.
John Kerry may have just accidentally earned himself a Nobel Peace Prize.
International law exists in theory, not practice.
Meet speakers Phyllis Bennis, an Institute for Policy Studies Fellow and independent Palestinian commentator Omar Barghouti in an informal setting to discuss Palestinian Civil Society calls for boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israel until it complies with international law, and universal principles of human rights.
A more stable U.S.-China relationship is needed to avoid great-power conflict in the South China Sea.
Governments kill on our behalf. This arrangement is a form of social contract, which means that governments are basically contract killers.