The United States spent over 800 billion dollars on the war in Iraq, while social services and infrastructure crumbled at home.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.
Understanding Trump’s decision to assassinate Soleimani, what retaliation from Iran might look like, and how it got to this point.Read more
Phyllis Bennis says Congress must stop Trump from taking the U.S. to war without any justification or provocation.Read more
As long as the top executives of our privatized war economy can reap unlimited rewards, the profit motive for war in Iran, or anywhere, will persist.Read more
President Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal nearly two years ago started the US down this path with Iran.Read more
Trump is betraying his voters and threatening millions of lives. Call him on it before it’s too late.Read more