Racial and Gender Justice
Working to combat economic inequality, achieve climate justice, and build peace requires solutions designed to dismantle systemic racism and patriarchy. That’s why all of our projects seek to intersect and achieve justice across gender diversity, and race, in addition to class.
Presidential executive action to cancel up to $50,000 in student debts would increase Black wealth by 40 percent.
King looked beyond our borders — not only at injustice, but how people worked together to end it. It’s an example we need today.
King’s “Testament of Hope” sounds as relevant today as the day it was published.
If you know where to look, there’s also a lot to be hopeful about. Here are a few villains that shaped 2021 for the worse — and a few heroes worth rooting for.
Some senators say Biden’s social and climate bill costs too much, but comparing it to the military spending plan they just passed suggests otherwise.
Our economic and racial divides grew even wider in 2021, but there are signs of hope for a more equitable future.
Prison gerrymandering inflates the political representation of districts that host prisons — without any say from the people inside them.
Este año, IPS honró a las defensoras y los defensores de territorio hondureños Afro-Indígenas, OFRANEH, con nuestro Premio Internacional LM de Derechos Humanos. Todavía estamos celebrando su resistencia.
This year, IPS honored the Afro-Indigenous Honduran land defenders OFRANEH with our International LM Human Rights Award. We’re still celebrating their resiliency.
Leading Black labor organizers and policy advocates share their visions for advancing racial equity in the COVID recovery — and beyond.