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.
Impunity, lack of accountable and injustices have reigned in the Great Lakes Region for the past 16 years. The United Nations published a report that calls for the establishment of an international mechanism that will deliver justice to the people of the region who have suffered at the hands of armed groups and regional militias and armies. Experts from the American Bar Association and the National Lawyers Guild will weigh in on this matter by proposing a way forward for both local and international stakeholders in delivering justice to the people of Congo and the Great Lakes Region of Africa.