Press Releases

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

Banking CEO Pay Still Out of Control

Report Finds Excessive CEO Pay, Underpaid Workers at National, Regional Banks

Wall Street Bonus Pool Dwarfs 'Tax Reform Bonuses' and Minimum Wage Earnings While Contributing to Gender Inequality

Just-released figures from the New York State Comptroller show Wall Street banks handed out $31.4 billion in bonuses to their New York City-based employees for 2017 performance, up 17 percent over 2016

New Report Underscores Massive Tax Giveaways to Private Jet Set

The Private Jet Industry Spent $56 Million Dollars to Lobby Congress to Save More than $1 Billion in Taxes for America’s Most Affluent Fliers

Statements

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.

Trump's Budget Proposal Is a Moral Atrocity

It salts the wounds of working people, guts diplomacy, and vandalizes the planet — all under the banner of false populism.

IPS In the News

Fight Back: How to Combat Racial Wealth Inequality

U.S. News & World Report | April 19, 2018

Rev. William Barber and the Poor People's Campaign

NBC-WRAL, North Carolina, Raleigh | April 10, 2018

The Missing Link in the Gun Debate

The Real News | April 9, 2018

Fifteen Years After Us Invasion Of Iraq

India Press Agency | March 29, 2018

Forbes | The 50th year as a Jubilee

Commercial Appeal | March 29, 2018

The damages of the Pax Americana

The Virginia Gazette | March 27, 2018

Wall Street Bonuses Highest Since 2006

U.S. News & World Report | March 26, 2018

Bolton's Falsifications for War

Institute for Public Accuracy | March 23, 2018

Savell, The Cost of Eternal War

The Panama News | March 21, 2018

Collins Walks Talk on Income Inequality

The Durango Herald | March 19, 2018

US Soldiers "Waging Peace" in Exhbition

Vietnam News | March 19, 2018

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