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 Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a comprehensive free trade
and investment treaty currently being negotiated – practically in secret – between the
European Union and the United States of America.
A new special issue of The Nation brings an inequality frame to our current cyber world.read more
Phyllis Bennis argues that collateral damage from military strikes and corrupt governance are only strengthening the Islamic Stateread more
Every economic class in America plays a different game of chance, each with its own vastly different cost and payout.read more
Nearly three dozen states restrict felons from voting even after they’ve served their time.read more
Words alone won’t hinder climate change.read more
Convergence theory predicted that the world would become like Swedish social democracy. Why has the opposite happened?read more
In the post-Cold War era, the right and even some on the left are playing a new game of “Who’s your favorite dictator?”read more
Decades of U.S. support for military action by Iraqi governments increase sectarian divide and causes further devastation in the Middle East.read more
Bashar al-Assad is not going to age out of office any time soon.read more