Phyllis Bennis discusses the latest developments in Jerusalem and Gaza, and the explosion at a girl’s school in Kabul, Afghanistan.Read more
Peace & Foreign Policy
To build peace, we must dislodge the economic and political foundations of war. IPS believes that a just foreign policy is based on human rights, international law, and diplomacy over military intervention.
The report reflects the power of decades of work in defense of Palestinian rights.Read more
Biden’s new climate commitment is the most ambitious in U.S. history, but still short of what science requires and movements demand.Read more
COVID Shrank the Global Economy, but U.S. Military Spending is Still More Than the Next 11 Countries Combined
The U.S. accounts for 39 percent of global military spending. That’s more than the next eleven countries combined.Read more
An increase in the military budget won’t make us safer or more prosperous.Read more