Press Releases

Supreme Court Accepts Appeal of Peruvian Human Rights Defender and Overturns Sentence

The decision will be precedent-setting for the future of social protest in Peru.

More than one hundred organizations reject the unjust payment of USD $31 million to Canadian mining company Bear Creek

Groups call for the annulment of sentence against Aymara spokesperson in the Peruvian Supreme Court

North American Organizations Call on the Canadian Government to Stand Up to Washington's Bullying on NAFTA, and to Strike a Fair Trade Deal

Organizations denounce Trump's 'divide and conquer' strategy.

Warren-Cummings Poverty Forum: TESTIMONY FROM THE INSTITUTE FOR POLICY STUDIES

June 12, 2018, U.S. Capitol Building

North American organizations call for an immediate suspension of the accelerated NAFTA talks until negotiating climate improves

Organizations say negotiations are being carried on with public left in the dark

Statements

Institute for Policy Studies Statement in Support of Union Drive at Buffalo, NY Tesla Facility

There Can Be No Climate Justice Without Workers’ Rights

IPS Statement: Stand with Charlottesville

This weekend, events at the University of Virginia revealed the consequences of systemic and insidious white supremacy.

No Justice in Sight for Palestinians as Trump Tries on Diplomacy

Despite his claims, Trump's diplomatic actions provide little hope for peace and justice for Palestinians.

Trump Likely to Use Tragedy in Manchester as Leverage to Push for Islamophobic Policies

If U.S. national security truly aims to diminish the threat of terrorism, it must address the factors that perpetuate it.

White House Declares War On Earth’s Atmosphere

But states are moving independent of the administration to protect us from a climate catastrophe.

IPS In the News

Stop bragging about minority unemployment rates

The La Crosse (WI) Tribune | February 19, 2019

The Movement and 2020 Elections

Popular Resistance | February 18, 2019

Americans should know where tax dollars go

The Columbus Dispatch | February 16, 2019

Ted Cruz wants El Chapo to pay for the wall

ThinkProgress | February 13, 2019

Why Trump Won’t Get the Black Vote

The Progressive | February 11, 2019

How enriching the 1% impoverishes communities of color

The Vermont Conversation | February 7, 2019

How I Would Spend Trump’s Wall Money

New York Times | February 6, 2019

Kim Lehmkuhl on Excessive CEO Pay and Stock Buybacks

Corporate Crime Reporter | January 31, 2019

Adapting to $15

Gotham Gazette | January 30, 2019

One needn’t be a climate purist to whistleblow on military

The Register Guard | January 29, 2019

Trump Capitulates, Temporarily Ending Shutdown

Rising Up with Sonali | January 25, 2019

Activists: Israel Anti-Boycott Act unconstitutional

Amsterdam News | January 24, 2019

A Tax the Rich Can’t Avoid

In These Times | January 24, 2019

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