An increase in the military budget won’t make us safer or more prosperous.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.
Ending the war will take more than bringing home the troops, but it’s a start.Read more
Biden’s American Jobs Plan calls for $2.3 trillion in federal spending over eight years. That’s a lot, but much less than we spend on our military.Read more
“This increase will only feed contractor greed and increase the likelihood of more military conflicts in more places.”Read more
We must shift government resources away from what causes harm, and reinvest it in what can really keep our communities safe.Read more
The factors that drive displacement are often complex, but welcoming refugees isn’t.Read more