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Peter Certo

Peter Certo

Peter Certo is the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) editorial manager.

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GOP Calling Trump Coup Effort 'Legitimate Political Discourse' Should Still Be Frontpage News

The media has a responsibility to tell Americans that a major party now openly endorses using violence to overturn elections.

Peter Certo ·


A Few Astounding Wins That People-Powered Movements Won in 2021

Feeling bleak? Well, 2021 wasn’t all bad—here are a few astounding things ordinary people won at home and abroad.

Peter Certo ·


Why Is This Pandemic Taking So Long? In One Word: Greed

The longer it takes the world to get vaccinated, the more variants we'll see.

Peter Certo ·


Decades of Disaster: Biden Is Right to End the War in Afghanistan

Now our obligation is to those Afghans living with the consequences of our four decades of intervention.

Peter Certo ·


We Can Have the Filibuster or Democracy—But We Can't Have Both

The warning from democracy advocates is clear: Kill the filibuster and pass the For the People Act, or our democracy won’t survive.

Peter Certo ·


A Personal Recollection on the Day That Launched the Iraq War—and Its Lessons for Us 18 Years Later

We’ve seen where dehumanization leads: to violence, war, and regret.

Peter Certo ·


Who’s Afraid of 'Socialism'?

Americans were taught to associate "socialism" with dictatorship and "capitalism" with democracy. Are those days over?

Peter Certo ·


Trump Is No Friend to Workers, But That Doesn't Mean He Won't Lie About It

Trump is counting on the working class he’s betraying most aggressively. Can the left get out of affluent suburbia and back to its roots?

Peter Certo ·

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