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.
It’s not individual behavior that drives the racial wealth divide — it’s a system that many folks pretend doesn’t exist.
Can you imagine being 22 and having $150,000 in debt? This is generational abuse.
Of the 11 members of Congress running for president, eight have endorsed expanded public support for long-term care. Washington Governor Inslee can claim real action.
The only upside to Bolton’s dangerous aggression toward Iran is that it may put him too far out in front of Trump.
Mass incarceration is now a bipartisan concern. Its effects on our democracy should be, too.
In more than two-thirds of the mining-related lawsuits against governments in the region, communities have been actively organizing against the mining activities.
Rideshare drivers around the world strike for better pay and working conditions from the multi-billion dollar company.
The rise of the populist right is like climate change — a profound transformation of the political landscape, not just a temporary oscillation in the political temperature.
New reports show an escalation in civilian casualties from U.S. operations in Syria, Afghanistan and Somalia — and a pattern of U.S. denial about the scale of the problem.
The work we do online is making a precious few fabulously rich. Now stirring in California, a movement to share the wealth our data create.