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 UN must stand with the people around the world who are calling, and acting, to bring an end to this death and destruction.read more
The president is going to demonize the media no matter what they do. So why not do the right thing?read more
It’s a small leap from a “state of emergency” at the border to martial law throughout the country.read more
Military leaders literally don’t know what they’re doing with our money, but they want more. People on the left and right have had enough.read more
John Bolton Says He Wants to Protect Africa from ‘Predatory’ Chinese Behavior. What About Washington’s?
Chinese investment may come with strings attached, but Africa deserves an alternative to U.S.-led neoliberalism and militarization.read more
Trump’s announcement contradicts statements made by senior officials in his administration. While they sort out their differences, U.S. warplanes and drones will continue to devastate Syria.read more
Congress has been working to pass legislation funding the federal government for months. If they don’t reach a deal by midnight Friday, one-quarter of the government will shut down.read more
Mexico’s first left-wing president gave a fiery inaugural speech against neoliberalism in Mexico. But he barely mentioned NAFTA.read more
1983 is an alternative history that bears disturbing resemblance to contemporary politics.read more
The United States is a land of plenty, not scarcity — and undocumented immigrants are not the reason our hospitals and social services are crumbling.read more