Our Work

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.

Latest Work

What Is Joe Biden’s Israel Policy, Exactly?

The Biden administration thought it could muddle through with the usual pro-Israel platitudes, but rising awareness of Israeli apartheid is making that impossible.

Poor People’s Campaign and House Progressives Call for a ‘Third Reconstruction’

A new Congressional resolution lays out a comprehensive vision for eradicating poverty and tackling racial and economic inequality.

Family Offices: Trillion Dollar Pools of Unregulated Capital You Haven’t Heard About

With the collapse of Archegos Capital, family offices — a main tool of the wealth defense industry — are in the headlines.

Over 100 Youth-Led Groups Convene To Address Intersectional Climate Justice

Addressing inequality remains a top priority for youth climate advocates.

New Research Vindicates Scientist Attacked by Pork Industry Over Environmental Racism Charges

Corporate industrial livestock operations pose serious health threats to nearby residents, who are often low-income people of color.

Netanyahu Soldiers On

The only winner in the perennial confrontation between Israel and Hamas: Benjamin Netanyahu.

The Justice McDonald’s Workers Seek Workers at Spain’s Mondragón Have Found

We don’t have to organize our economy around enterprises that pay CEOs over 1,000 times what workers make.

Green Jobs Are the Wave of the Future

Solar energy, in particular, shows potential to create inclusive, well-paying union jobs that working Americans need.

U.S. Billionaire Wealth Skyrocketed 55 Percent During Pandemic, Accelerating Inequality

Pandemic inequalities may explain the popularity of proposals to restore progressive income and wealth taxes on the very wealthy.

While Professing BLM Support, Wall Street Banks Reject Racial Equity Audits

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon is urging shareholders to vote against a proposed review of the impact of bank policies and practices on racial inequality.