“Today I’m risking arrest to urge president Obama to be the leader that puts healing the planet and families over the interests of the fossil fuel industry.”
A call to Congress for a cease-fire in Libya, issued by U.S. Non-Governmental Organizations that support human rights and democracy in Africa.
Over 30 national organizations signed this letter urging President Obama to take action at home and abroad to stop rampant financial speculation.
International civil society organizations urge G-20 leaders to make progress on taxing financial speculation at summit in Seoul.
A coalition of global justice groups give a statement on climate change while in Bangkok for an international strategy meeting.
Research shows the G-20 needs to shift priorities.
We applaud efforts to cap bailout pay, but are concerned about reports of weak Treasury rules.
Here’s a detailed call for the stimulus plan to include a program that will support artists and writers.
Over 160 citizen groups call for the establishment of a major new Global Climate Fund.
A civil society statement on the G20 summit from IPS Director John Cavanagh and coalition members.
Congress needs to address the bailout’s unfinished agenda and fix our broken financial system.
Unleashing vengeance through overwhelming U.S. firepower will prove an ineffective and counterproductive response to this new scourge of international terrorism.
During the past two years our government has taken us resolutely on a march in the opposite direction.