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Trump Snubbed McCain. The Media Snubbed the Rest of Us.

The media treated Trump's petty snub of John McCain as a bigger controversy than the $717 billion Pentagon bill named for the Arizona senator.

The Best of All Possible Worlds?

The powerlessness of positive thinking in the age of Trump.

If Ireland Can Get Out of Fossil Fuels, Your Town Can Too

Almost 900 cities, universities, and governments have divested over $6 trillion from the fossil fuel industry. Why not yours?

About Those Low CEO-to-Worker Pay Ratios

This year's historic new CEO-worker pay gap disclosures have revealed a handful of big companies with modest internal pay gaps. Should we be applauding?

A Bold Foreign Policy Platform for the New Wave of Left Lawmakers

Socialists and other progressives are running for office on strong domestic programs. Here’s how their foreign policy platform can be just as strong.

Wait, You're Sanctioning Us?!

It's time for the world to blacklist Trump, his associates, and his businesses.

Want to Create Useful Jobs? Reduce Fossil Fuel Use

Energy efficiency creates more jobs than fossil fuels - and at a faster rate and lower cost.

Drifting Away from Peace

According to a new study, peaceful countries are getting more peaceful while the violent are getting more violent.


  • FILM: Justice On Trial

    FILM: Justice On Trial

    August 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Institute for Policy Studies

    One week before the court hearing that could lead to his freedom, join us for a viewing and discussion of the astounding documentary that deconstructs "The Case of Mumia Abu-Jamal.”

  • Fourth Days of Action Against the Blockade

    September 24 @ 10:00 am - September 28 @ 9:00 pm at Various Venues Around Washington DC

    Days of Action Against the Blockade, 2018 highlighting the fact that "In Cuba Education is a National Priority; In the U.S. Education it is Under Attack ."

  • Thrive! Living Wage Coaltion & Reversing Inequality

    October 4 @ 6:00 pm - October 6 @ 6:00 pm at Various locations listed

    IPS Inequality expert Chuck Collins makes the rounds in Colorado for three public events on reversing ineqauliy.

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