While society catches up with science, we need legal protections to stop discrimination and violence against people who identify as transgender.
Violence is structured into the everyday institutional practices of all oppressive societies, not simply an aspect of the resistance of the oppressed.
Welcome the U.S. Peace Caravan arriving to Washington, DC, after a long journey throughout Mexico and the United States.
When James Holmes mowed down twelve people and wounded almost sixty at a movie theater in Colorado, aggression penetrated my pores, inundated my brain and covered the cells of my heart.
IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus, Friends of the Congo, and Africa Faith & Justice Network held a briefing on the M23 uprising, the involvement of the Rwandan government, and ethnic tensions in Eastern DRC.
Stop the world; I want to get off.
Governments kill on our behalf. This arrangement is a form of social contract, which means that governments are basically contract killers.
IPS' school for activists and Foreign Policy In Focus project join Community Cinema DC for screenings and discussions about a mother's resilience to save her family and bring peace to The Congo.
What if the alleged gunman wasn't named Jared Loughner but instead was named Ali Mohammed?
The nation is now debating whether there is a connection between this vitriolic rhetoric and the attempted assassination of Giffords, in which 20 were murdered or wounded in Tucson.