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.
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.
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.
To end poverty at the bottom of our economic orders, we need to stop wealth from concentrating at the top.
As hard Brexiteer Boris Johnson takes over, Labour is finally coming down on the side of Remain. Will it be too late?
The numbers are stark increases from last year’s differences.
Trump’s war on immigrants recalls the absurdity of Stalin’s purges — and a few of his supporters, at least, are starting to notice.
They complain when students protest hateful speakers, but not when shadowy conservative groups and politicians write laws to punish our speech.
The House, with Republic support, just passed an amendment to the $733 NDAA bill which would require Congressional approval for any war with Iran.