Pundits seem more concerned about the North driving a “wedge” between the U.S. and the South than about preventing nuclear war.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 recent vote at the UN reflects the profound global antagonism that the Trump administration has caused and indeed embracedRead more
Iranians are protesting conditions worsened by U.S. policies, but Washington’s hawks see only an opportunity for regime change.Read more
The emergence of slave auctions in Libya have a basis in catastrophic Western military intervention.Read more
There are no peace talks underway that might be threatened by U.S. recognition of Jerusalem. But the move makes peace in the war-torn region far less likely.Read more
Inspired by an initiative cut short by the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., moral leaders are planning a wave of civil disobedience.Read more