Articles from Institute for Policy Studies

Phyllis Bennis on KPFA discussing Trump

In the first hour “War Made Easy in the Middle East” with Phyllis Bennis, fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies; In the second hour “Four More Years: The Trump reelection nightmare and how we can stop it” with Thomas Frank author of Harper’s April cover story.

This interview originally aired on KPFA’s Sunday Show

Phyllis Bennis on Debating John Bolton and Listening to Syrian Voices

Phyllis Bennis, of the Institute for Policy Studies talks about debating John Bolton, that time he helped the Iraq War happen, the undeserved rehabilitation of George Bush, and the problem with the way people talk about Syria.

Trump’s Trade War is About Trump, Not China


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By slapping tariffs on Chinese imports, Donald Trump has once again proven to be the Disrupter-in-Chief.

Activists Are Convening for Transit Equity All Over the Country

On February 5th a nationwide coalition came together to celebrate Rosa Parks’ birthday as Transit Equity Day. The same coalition is planning a week of action from April 16th to the 22nd, coinciding with Earth Day, to promote a full spectrum transition away from a fossil fuel economy.