The U.S. needs to focus on bringing as many Afghans as possible to safety as refugees.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.
Phyllis Bennis joins MSNBC’s The Last Word to discuss the aftermath of the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.Read more
President Biden was right to withdraw U.S. troops. But we should have no illusion that this will end the war for Afghans.Read more
Phyllis Bennis joins Democracy Now! to discuss the latest from Afghanistan, including the Taliban’s recent capture of three more provincial capitals.Read more
The increase would have come on top of the more than $750 billion the budget resolution already reserved for the Pentagon.Read more
Rep. Cori Bush delivered a win for millions of renters, but inequalities that make Black women particularly vulnerable to evictions continue.Read more