When the Left Is Right…Far Right

When the Left Is Right…Far Right

How is it possible that so many left voters in France are willing to choose a far-right candidate in the second round of the presidential elections?

Tribute to Human Rights Lawyer Sam Buffone

Tribute to Human Rights Lawyer Sam Buffone

IPS collaborated with Sam Buffone, a pathbreaker in the field of international human rights, for several decades in the pursuit of justice for two assassinated IPS colleagues.

The Persecution of Judge Garzon

The Persecution of Judge Garzon

His reputation as human rights defender did not protect him from – and indeed may have contributed to – the wrath of right wing judges.

No Memorials for Pinochet

There’s no reason to build monuments of a man responsible for terror, death, and the destruction of democracy.

Release Secret Documents Now

Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet’s death robbed his victims and their families of the chance to obtain full justice. But they can still pursue the full truth. And the U.S. government can help.

The Pinochet Precedent

Thanks to the tireless efforts of family members of his victims who teamed up with lawyers, artists, activists, elected officials, journalists and others in Chile and elsewhere, the dictator has made life harder for other dictators.

Hurricane Milton

Economist Milton Friedman cut a devastating path through the Global South.