Militarism isn’t security. Real security encompasses justice, health, housing, food, education, and civil rights.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.
Regardless of who is giving orders to U.S. bombers, we know that deploying U.S. troops, drones, and warplanes across the region does not provide safety or security for anyone.Read more
President Nayib Bukele has been acting more and more like an authoritarian.Read more
Climate change poses an existential threat. That doesn’t mean we should further empower an already bloated Pentagon.Read more
Let’s spend less on supporting vaccine apartheid abroad, and more on ending it at home.Read more
Biden has reversed some high profile Trump policies. One he hasn’t signaled much change on, though, is the vast overreach of the Pentagon.Read more