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.
How can anyone, especially 30-somethings, afford to live in increasingly expensive cities?
A recent report exposes how public pensions are intertwined with institutions that profit off mass incarceration.
Bad-faith smears of Omar and many others are being used to crush Palestinian rights, undermine social movements and divert attention from real anti-Semitism.
Some daring conservatives are using the successes of Scandinavia to rationalize gran private fortunes.
China and the United States — two nations notorious for their helicopter parenting — just happen to sport two of the world’s deepest economic divides. Coincidence?
State governments have many options for recouping the windfalls large corporations and the wealthy received through the 2017 Republican federal tax law.
Supporting freedom of movement isn’t just the right thing to do. It’s a political winner for the left.
Critics dismiss it as a dream. But that’s precisely what it is. It’s visionary.
The tax will raise revenues. But unless a glaring loophole is closed, the corrosive effects on our democracy will continue.