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.
Phyllis Bennis joins MSNBC’s The Last Word to discuss the aftermath of the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.
The two Koreas cannot by themselves stop the climate crisis, but they can establish a model that the rest of the world can follow.
President Biden was right to withdraw U.S. troops. But we should have no illusion that this will end the war for Afghans.
Why is the far right jumping on the anti-vaccination bandwagon?
Phyllis Bennis joins Democracy Now! to discuss the latest from Afghanistan, including the Taliban’s recent capture of three more provincial capitals.
The increase would have come on top of the more than $750 billion the budget resolution already reserved for the Pentagon.
Instead of itching for a new Cold War, our superpowers ought to be itching for greater equality — on both sides of the Pacific.
It’s beautiful that there’s an Olympic team for 82 million displaced people. But have we accepted mass displacement as the new normal?
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.