Open Letter Urges Congress to Take Path of Diplomacy, Not War
Negotiators in Switzerland just won a huge victory for diplomacy over war. Now we've got to protect it.
Rare are the moments when enormously complex situations lend themselves to unambiguous yes-or-no answers. This is one of them.
As a part of Mali Watch, IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus invites you to a briefing on Mali: What lies ahead in the wake of the 2012 coup d’etat and the upcoming elections.
Welcome the U.S. Peace Caravan arriving to Washington, DC, after a long journey throughout Mexico and the United States.
The U.S. Institute for Peace wants to change its name. What's the matter with peace all of the sudden?
Major national organizations call for ceasefire in Libya, de-funding of U.S. military and intelligence operations. They call for an internationally-led ceasefire and negotiations between the warring parties, generous humanitarian assistance, and a strict arms embargo.
A call to Congress for a cease-fire in Libya, issued by U.S. Non-Governmental Organizations that support human rights and democracy in Africa.
A moment of verse, brought to you by the folks from Split This Rock Poetry Festival.
He's better than his predecessor, but whether he's adding to an already gargantuan Pentagon budget or sending more troops to Afghanistan, Obama has maintained some disturbing continuities with Bush-era policies.