With the Afghanistan War finally ending, we shouldn’t squander our “peace dividend” on costly weapons or military bloat.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.
Netanyahu’s political troubles — and an arms industry eager to battle test new wares on Gazans — may help explain the latest escalation of violence.Read more
Even if governments agree to suspend patent protections for vaccines, corporations can fight back with expensive lawsuits.Read more
One of the most confounding decisions in the president’s budget request was the decision to increase the Pentagon and war budgets.Read more
Starting May 24, our new executive director will be Tope Folarin. I couldn’t be happier about where we’re going.Read more