The Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II and Phyllis Bennis discuss the life and legacy of the South African archbishop.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.
Some senators say Biden’s social and climate bill costs too much, but comparing it to the military spending plan they just passed suggests otherwise.Read more
The last decade saw democratization in El Salvador and brutal repression in Honduras. Suddenly, those trends appear to have reversed.Read more
Congress just passed a $778 billion military budget, and failed to pass the Build Back Better plan that costs less than a quarter of that annually.Read more
Russia is a leading carbon emitter and exporter. But change is afoot inside the country.Read more
When it comes to concrete action, President Joe Biden has accepted and continued along his predecessor’s path.Read more