The Saudi Lobby: How the Kingdom Wins in Washington

By Ben Freeman

Oct-30-2018 |

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Corruption in the Defense Sector

By Colby Goodman, Christina Arabia

Sep-13-2018 | Report

Identifying Key Risks to U.S. Counterterrorism Aid... Read More »

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 »

Trump’s Space Force

By William D. Hartung

Sep-26-2018 | Article

On June 18th, President Trump announced that he was directing the Pentagon to develop a new branch of the U.S. military, a “Space Force” that would give the U.S. “dominance” in that realm. It would be, he said — and here he used a classic phrase from the Jim Crow era of racial segregation — “separate but equal” to the U.S. Air Force... Read More »

Trump’s Space Force Is Putting Us All in Danger

By William D. Hartung

Sep-25-2018 | Article

On June 18th, President Trump announced that he was directing the Pentagon to develop a new branch of the U.S. military, a “Space Force” that would give the U.S. “dominance” in that realm. It would be, he said -- and here he used a classic phrase from the Jim Crow era of racial segregation -- “separate but equal” to the U.S. Air Force... Read More »

WILL $100 MILLION IN DEFENSE CEO SALARIES MAKE US SAFER?

By William D. Hartung

Sep-24-2018 | Article

The Senate just approved a $675 billion Pentagon spending bill by a vote of 85 to 7. When defense-related activities like nuclear warhead research and development at the Department of Energy are taken into account, the total figure is well north of $700 billion... Read More »

Recent Posts from our Blogs

39th Annual Multifaith Service & Conference for Peace w/ Rev. Jesse Jackson

Nov-11-18 | The Conference for Peace will take place from 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM at Nassau Presbyterian Church (61 Nassau Street).

The Multifaith Service will take place at 11:00 AM at the Princeton University Chapel (on campus, next to Firestone Library on Washington Road). The service is free (there will be a free will offering to benefit CFPA) and does not require pre-registration. The Conference for Peace will take place from 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM at Nassau Presbyterian Church (61 Nassau Street).... 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 »

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