IPS Celebrates the Life of former IPS Board Chair Frances “Sissy” Farenthold (1926-2021)

Sissy Farenthold was a dynamic trailblazer in every sense of the word. We celebrate her courage, her activism, her public service, her championing of women, and her humor.

After New Islamophobic Smears, IPS Continues to Stand with Human Rights Champion Ilhan Omar

We are proud to have her host our Letelier-Moffitt Human Rights Awards, and call on Twitter to suspend Trump’s account

How the World Remembers Marc Raskin (1934-2017)

The memories and obituaries trickling in from all over are a tribute to Marc’s legacy — as a brilliant intellect, a lifelong activist, and a kind, caring human being.

Report: The Poor People’s Campaign, 50 Years Later

Auditing America 50 Years After the Poor People’s Campaign Challenged System Racism, Poverty, Militarism, and our National Morality.

Trump’s Budget Proposal Is a Moral Atrocity

It salts the wounds of working people, guts diplomacy, and vandalizes the planet — all under the banner of false populism.

Welcoming our Newest Board Member, Actor and Activist Danny Glover

Glover’s experience as a human rights activist will help strengthen IPS’s connection to progressive transformation projects worldwide.

IPS Statement on Donald Trump’s Energy Advisor Pick

Trump’s choice of energy advisor signals environmental policies that will lead to climate catastrophe.

Ideas Into Action: 2015 Annual Report

Take a look at our 2015 annual report to see how IPS worked to shift the narrative, build power through social movements, and change the rules for lasting, meaningful change.