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.
Multiple air strikes on cities and the use of white phosphorus—a probable war crime—guarantee a growing death toll.
Behind all of Trump’s boneheaded policies in the Middle East is an unmistakable urge for confrontation with Iran.
Negotiations between Cuban and American government representatives are ongoing, James Early says, regardless of Trump’s latest executive order.
The U.S. admitted to using white phosphorus in civilian areas in Syria, Phyllis Bennis tells The Real News.
On World Refugee Day, let’s examine our role in displacing millions around the globe.
Father Miguel D’Escoto Brockmann was a man who spoke truth to power and expected others to do the same.
Bureaucracy may constrain the worst of Trump and Brexit, but returning to the status quo won’t fix anything.
South Korea can take the lead in establishing better relations with North Korea.
If Trump is a Manchurian candidate, on whose behalf is he working?
With a divided U.S., the way is clear for China to become the dominant power in Asia. But don’t sign up for a crash course in Mandarin quite yet.