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.
Trumpeting rising GDP and disposable income ignores harsh economic realities for working class people.
A new movement is building towards an economy centered on global solidarity, rather than an international race to the bottom.
Reparations need to be part of this discussion, but we should also look at policies that would turn around our regressive economy for all Americans.
Findings from a new Amnesty International report paint a gruesome, but accurate, picture of U.S. military involvement Raqqa, Syria.
The richest among us are preaching the ‘opportunity’ gospel. Don’t fall for it.
Truly effective climate policy will require ‘a cultural shift that is bigger than legislation.’
The United States is spending $750 billion on its war machine. That money should be going to food, education, health care, and shelter for working people.
Bolton’s ire for Nicaragua, Cuba, and Venezuela is real. But they’re just a precursor to who he really perceives as the “troika of tyranny,” Russia, China, and North Korea.
Inequality in the U.S. can be reversed, in part, through intentional social programs and tax reform.