Robert Alvarez

Few public scholars in history have done more either “inside” or “outside” than our nuclear policy expert, Robert “Bob” Alvarez. Read some of his memoirs about his work.

Alice and George

Alice and George

How a brilliant epidemiologist kept herself honest with the help of a gifted mathematician.

The Medic

The Medic

The trials of an Army medic — and lessons for the years to come.

Coal and Water

Coal and Water

A clash between ranchers, farmers, and pipeline executives in an arid corner of South Dakota.

Beyond the Headlights

Beyond the Headlights

The tangled politics of protecting the water rights of Indigenous communities.

Hanford

Hanford

A decades-long effort to clean up one of the most profoundly contaminated nuclear “sacrifice zones” on the planet.

Fact Sheet: A Moral Budget Versus a War Budget

Fact Sheet: A Moral Budget Versus a War Budget

Build Back Better and the National Defense Authorization Act represent diametrically opposed views of how to address the challenges of our time: a moral budget vs a war budget. Congress: Which side are you on?

A message from John and Kathleen

A message from John and Kathleen

IPS has pivoted our work to address the pandemic and economic crisis, and to deepen our work in partnership with movements challenging systemic racism.