Foreign powers, and the U.S. in particular, have long been entrenched in the Middle East and North Africa region, either directly or through proxies.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.
No matter the victor in Israel’s parliamentary election, policies oppressing the Palestinian people are likely to continue.Read more
Democrats need to take Trump’s crimes against people and the planet as seriously as those against Joe Biden.Read more
For just over 10 percent of a single year’s military spending, we could build enough green electricity for every household in the country.Read more
Bolton’s bellicose worldview is the basic operating system of the Trump administration.Read more
When it comes to nuclear weapons and energy programs, governments have been willing to send their people into harm’s way with impunity.Read more