Peace and Foreign Policy
To build peace, we must dislodge the economic and political foundations of war. IPS believes that a just foreign policy is based on human rights, international law, and diplomacy over military intervention.
Pulling out of Israel’s illegal settlements, encouraged by a petition campaign in their home state of Vermont, is consistent with their history — and U.S. public opinion.
Child molestation is a very real problem. But the far right is far more interested in demonizing women, homosexuals, and the transgender community.
Bipartisan belligerence and spiraling Pentagon budgets threaten to undermine global climate action just when we need it most.
Instead of resetting U.S. relations with Iran, Biden has mostly continued the course of aggression set by the Trump Administration.
The right wing has attacked Gwen Berry for her Olympic trial protest. A North Korean defector has joined that chorus.
The human and economic costs of Donald Rumsfeld’s wars are staggering.
America is back—to the same old, same old.
The victory of Ebrahim Raisi in Iran’s recent presidential elections may contain some surprising good news for the Biden administration.
Some in Washington may be so glad to be rid of Netanyahu that they’ll welcome his even more hardline successor.
Instead of consigning China to the doghouse, why not create one big Green reconstruction team?