At IPS, our work is centered in our vision: we believe everyone has a right to thrive on a planet where all communities are equitable, democratic, peaceful, and sustainable. Our intersecting programs and initiatives, led by a diverse group of expert staff and associate fellows, are helping to shape progressive movements toward this vision.
Jim Zogby and Phyllis Bennis discuss the Trump-Netanyahu dynamic, the diminishing power of AIPAC, and the political battle against Rep. Omar and Rep. Tlaib.
If you’re a minimum wage worker in a conservative state, your state lawmakers may have cut your paycheck by over $4,000.
Some economists worry the world has passed “peak globalization.” But that could be good for the planet.
Three mass shootings in one week, homelessness abound, and a liar who hurls racist rhetoric from the White House stoop. America needs a course correction.
A new report offers recommendations for state policymakers looking to strengthen the backbone of the care economy — the direct care workers themselves.
An innovative binational analysis details how plutocracy is squeezing low and middle income Americans.
Former AFL-CIO international affairs director Barbara Shailor fought for the rights of working people around the world.
America needs to cut military spending and reinvest that money into good jobs, clean energy, health care, and education access for all.
Lawmakers say frontline communities should be at the heart of the Green New Deal. They must include current and future undocumented immigrants.
I’m not saying the events of the Holocaust are repeating themselves right now. I’m saying that, as a Jew, I carry with me the memory of what can happen when everyday people allow our leaders to scapegoat an entire community.