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 about asking whether we need an immigration system that terrorizes the least dangerous people in this country.
The SNAP program reduces poverty better than anything else, with very little fraud.
In soccer and in everything else, we need to pay America’s millions of underpaid women what they’re worth.
The defense of Palestinian rights has become more acceptable and accusations of anti-Semitism have become more sparing in the mainstream media, despite the House’s recent resolution against the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement.
The military industrial complex is costly and inefficient. It’s time to cut the defense budget and end its wasteful practices.
An increasingly global campaign to tar the BDS movement as “anti-Semitic” comes as Israel’s staunchest global defenders are increasingly anti-Semites themselves.
Thousands of subcontracted workers who prepare and deliver in-flight meals are demanding better pay and healthcare from the multibillion-dollar airline industry.
How can we pierce the Washington bubble and bring Congress into greater congruence with changing public opinion?
On Thursday the House passed a massive $2.7 trillion budget and debt ceiling bill with overwhelming support from Democrats and only 65 Republican votes.