Activists, academics, and elected officials gathered in Washington to explain why and how we should raise taxes on the wealthy.
The flurry of favors the president did for Bibi could constrain U.S. policy — and hurt people in the region — for years to come.
Some labor leaders have already scorched proposals like the Green New Deal even as affected sectors continue to lose jobs.
The president hopes to punish sanctuary cities with his imagined flood of violent undocumented immigrants but the reality is very different.
Taxes on the wealthy should be linked not just to the top of the income ladder, but also to the bottom.
Derek Maltz and Sanho Tree debate the one-trillion-dollar ‘war on drugs’ and Trump’s dream of a border wall with Mexico.
People of modest means face endless political gridlock when they want systems — like the drug industry — reformed. People of privilege face no such frustration.
Tax Day is April 15, 2019. Americans will file their tax returns for all income received in 2018. Want to know what your taxes pay for, and who pays what?
There’s growing concern over what Netanyahu’s victory means for the possibility of a two-state solution as a resolution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict.
Contrary to Donald Trump’s redbaiting campaign, progressive initiatives such as imposing heavier taxes on the nation’s wealthiest citizens and corporations, establishing a universal health care system and forging ahead with the proposed Green New Deal actually have bipartisan support.
Republicans don’t respect Americans enough to let them pick their own president.
IPS Expresses Deep Sadness and Sincere Condolences with Family, Friends, and Movements in Latin America at the Sudden Loss of Four Dearly Loved Defenders in Guatemala
Today we are reminded about how important it is to appreciate and care for eachother every day as part of long and challenging struggles for the health, dignity and self-determination of communities and peoples.
[Satire] UN: “We recommend that Americans sentence all top-ranking officials of the Trump administration to a decade of picking up trash along America’s highways.”
A minimum wage hike would boost earnings for 40 million workers.
A coalition of activists is challenging the financial industry’s ties to the gun industry, its lobbyists, and the lawmakers that support it most.