Christine Ahn is a policy and research analyst with the Global Fund for Women and a Foreign Policy In Focus columnist.
IPS Director Arrested During Capitol Hill Protest Against Money in Politics
Statement from IPS Director John Cavanagh
IPS Response to Supreme Court Stay of Clean Power Plan
Janet Redman, IPS’s Climate Policy Director, responds to the Supreme Court ruling.
By Signing the World’s Largest Trade Pact, U.S. Government is Gambling with our Future
IPS Statement on the Signing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
IPS Congratulates Associate Fellow John Kiriakou
Kiriakou will receive the 2015 PEN Center USA First Amendment award on November 16.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: POPE CALLS FOR CLIMATE SOLUTIONS THAT PUT PEOPLE AND PLANET FIRST
IPS Expert Available for Comment on Pope Francis’ Climate Encyclical
IPS Celebrates Rep. John Conyers and His Historic 50-Year Service in Congress
Congressman Conyers is the first African-American to serve in Congress for at least 50 years and the longest-serving African-American in the history of the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Congress.
Marc Bayard Appointed IPS Associate Fellow
Leading expert on racial equity in the U.S. and international labor movement will launch a new Black Worker Initiative
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Obamacare Prescription for Bloated CEO Pay
IPS report reveals hefty taxpayer savings from little-known Affordable Care Act executive compensation reform
MEDIA ADVISORY: IPS Expert Available to Discuss Alternatives to Military Action in Iraq
Phyllis Bennis, director of IPS’ New Internationalism project and whose books include Ending the Iraq War: A Primer, is available to discuss possible alternatives to U.S. military intervention in Iraq.
EPA’s Carbon Rule Falls Short of Real Emissions Reduction
Statement from Institute for Policy Studies Climate Policy Program Director Janet Redman and Food & Water Watch Executive Director Wenonah Hauter
Student Debt Report Captures National Attention
IPS’ recent report has garnered significant attention in prominent national media outlets.
UPDATED: The One Percent at State U
After minor revisions due to updated data from the American Federation of Teachers, the report still concludes that student debt and low-wage faculty labor are rising faster at the state universities with the 25 highest-paid presidents.
Why Women Must End the Korean War
The road to peace in Korea runs through Washington, but women must steward it along the way.
Endangering Women Human Rights Defenders
USAID spending often means less security and more violence against women, particularly women human rights defenders.
Environmentalists Stifled in Jeju
South Korea’s conservative government is building a naval base on top of a wealth of natural treasures — and it’s dead set on keeping environmentalists out of the discussion.
Environmentalists Miss Chance to Protest Base
Why are the organizers of the World Conservation Congress holding their meeting near the construction of a military base in South Korea that is destroying the environment?
South Korea Cracks Down on Dissent
The South Korean government used the National Security Law to suppress dissent in Jeju in 1948 and again today.
A Korean Spring?
All eyes are on North Korea after Kim Jong Il’s death. But the real changes are taking place in the South.
Occupy APEC with Aloha
APEC’s leaders are pushing more of the same in the Pacific — but civil society is pushing back.