Human Rights, Peace and Security

CIP's Win Without War coalition, Security Assistance Monitor, Arms and Security Project, Americas Program, and Cuba Project work to promote Human Rights, Peace and Security 

Making Sense of Foreign Agents Registration Act Advisory Opinions

By Ben Freeman, Sarah Jolley, Hannah Poteete

Jun-20-2018 | Policy Brief

The first comprehensive list of Advisory Options under FARA... Read More »

A Century of Unstable Tourism in the Caribbean

By CIP, Ocean Doctor

Jun-07-2018 | Report

Lessons Learned and Opportunities from Cuba... Read More »

The Inter-Korean Summit Declaration of April 27, 2018: a review in detail

By Charles Knight

May-03-2018 | Report

The April 27, 2018 Inter-Korean Summit was a visibly cordial, even happy, event. At its conclusion, North and South Korea released a Declaration of Peace, Prosperity and Unification... Read More »

The CIA’s Double Standard Revisited

By CIP

Aug-10-2018 | Article

CIP's Melvin A. Goodman talks about The Central Intelligence Agency's practice of double standards for many years... Read More »

Letters From the August 27-September 3, 2018, Issue

By CIP

Aug-02-2018 | Article

In-justice… America’s war habit… Editors’ note… Nicaragua: where the truth lies (web only)... Read More »

UN Vote Buying: A Bad Idea That Never Dies

By Diana Ohlbaum

Aug-01-2018 | Article

The Trump administration is agitating for a “sweeping reassessment” of the way foreign aid is distributed. Rather than making decisions based on where it is needed most or how it can be put to best use, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is proposing to tie aid to how countries vote in the UN General Assembly... Read More »

Building informed democracy in an era of endless war

Jun-30-18 | Open the Govt.

We’d like to invite you to join a series of strategy roundtables to identify the primary barriers to public access to information on different aspects of U.S. wars, as well as the accountability tools and mechanisms that need to be strengthened (think whistleblower protections, FOIA, Congressional oversight, etc).... Read More »

Dismantling Racism in U.S. Foreign Policy

Jun-11-18 | FCNL

Join us on June 26th at the Friends Committee on National Legislation for a conversation with CIP Pres. Salih Booker on racism in U.S. foreign policy, the lack of diversity among policymakers, and some ways to move forward... Read More »

Taking Aim: A Closer Look at the Global Arms Trade

May-22-18 | DATE: May 22, 2018 TIME: 11:30 AM - 6:30 PM LOCATION: Stimson Center, 1211 Connecticut Ave NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20036

The inaugural Forum on the Arms Trade annual conference, "Taking Aim: A Closer Look at the Global Arms Trade," is a half-day event that will take place at the Stimson Center on May 22, 2018. The conference will feature leading experts, journalists, and members of civil society and the government. Join us as we look into the effects of the global arms trade on human and national security, and discuss how the U.S. can better assess risk when transferring arms. ... Read More »