Climate Change & The Exti...

Apr 15, 2019 by

In other words, it’s a socialist movement designed to impose the will of the people on the governments of the world. Oh, dear. Lots of people won’t like that! Is it having any effect?

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Indigenous peoples go to court...

Apr 10, 2019 by

Historic lawsuit launched by the Waorani people of Ecuador to save their homes—and our planet – from destruction.

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“I’m Fighting for My Future”—A...

Mar 15, 2019 by

Youth school strikes around the world are just the start.

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Valve turners try to shut off ...

Feb 5, 2019 by

Four climate activists attempted to shut down the Enbridge Line 3 and Line 4 pipelines, which carry oil from Canada’s tar sands region into the U.S., on Monday.

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Sparking love through connecti...

Feb 5, 2019 by

“We participate in shattering myths about those living in poverty seeing the light, courage, intelligence, strength, and creativity of the people we encounter. We discover on the streets our common humanity, through which celebration, community, and healing occur.” —Faithful Fools Street Ministry, SF, California

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Sojourner Truth’s “Ain’t I a W...

Feb 1, 2019 by

Start Black History Month by giving it a read.

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Police in Minnesota are using ...

Jan 31, 2019 by

“It’s clear that Enbridge is doing everything they can to have a very highly skilled force of security and law enforcement at their fingertips to do what they can to stop any resistance to Line 3.”

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Record Numbers of Students Fro...

Jan 25, 2019 by

16-year-old Greta Thunberg kickstarted the protests last year.

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America’s Teachers Are Furious...

Jan 22, 2019 by

From West Virginia to Los Angeles, educators are ushering in a new era of labor activism.

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Women’s March survives and thr...

Jan 21, 2019 by

“There wasn’t just a blue wave, there was a pink wave, and we’re proud of it.”

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This Badass 15-Year-Old Just S...

Dec 5, 2018 by

Our leaders are behaving like children,” she told the UN summit.

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Global Arts Corps

Dec 4, 2018 by

From Rwanda to Kosovo, Cambodia to the North of Ireland, Global Arts Corps has used the transformative power of theatre to bring together people from opposite sides of violent conflict, unrest and war in 17 countries on 4 continents…

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“Basic Training” f...

Dec 2, 2018 by

There are five things each of us can do to recover a saner image of who we are, whether we think of ourselves as peace activists or not.

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The Tax-Code Shift That’s Chan...

Nov 27, 2018 by

Nonprofit groups that used to focus their energies on litigation and education are structuring themselves to be political players.

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A Letter on Loyalty, Agency, U...

Nov 19, 2018 by

This is not intended to persuade or to convince, it is my voice and my experience and my truth.

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Women Might Save America Yet

Oct 29, 2018 by

It’s too soon to tell whether America will survive Trump in any recognizable form. But if it does, it will be because women like Gabriel

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Amid complaints of a rigged sy...

Oct 19, 2018 by

An era of surging activism is generating new attempts to make the process of drawing congressional maps more impartial –

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Solar to the People

Oct 19, 2018 by

Generators were making Puerto Ricans sick after Hurricane Maria. So Monxo Lopez built a solution.

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How Tom Steyer Built the Bigge...

Oct 19, 2018 by

Having spent $120 million and signed up 6 million people, Tom Steyer has assembled, in a year, an organization with more reach than the NRA.

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Trump administration asks high...

Oct 18, 2018 by

President Donald Trump’s administration on Thursday for a second time asked the U.S. Supreme Court to put the brakes on a lawsuit…

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Conflict exhaustion or democra...

Oct 17, 2018 by

Democracies aim to turn political passions into protests and activism. Living through such a time, however, draws on civic reservoirs of patience and goodwill.

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“We Need Some Fire”: Climate C...

Oct 15, 2018 by

Campaigners say more than 15 million people who care about the environment did not vote in the 2014 midterms.

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Anti-Terrorism Laws Increasing...

Oct 12, 2018 by

The images flew around the world. The teepees. The tear gas. The Indigenous water protectors’ camps.

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Gun Control Groups Keep Endors...

Oct 12, 2018 by

“This is not OK.”

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Citing ‘shithole countri...

Oct 10, 2018 by

Sign and send the petition to Congress: Permanently protect all TPS recipients.

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Impeach Brett Kavanaugh

Oct 8, 2018 by

There is no room for an accused sexual predator and liar on the Supreme Court.

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No vote, no problem. Young peo...

Sep 27, 2018 by

Zi Chua spent much of her summer vacation knocking on doors…

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Michael Moore: Are We Going to...

Sep 21, 2018 by

In his new documentary “Fahrenheit 11/9..

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McDonald’s Workers Are Strikin...

Sep 18, 2018 by

WHEN KIMBERLY LAWSON was first sexually harassed while working at McDonald’s…

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The private intelligence firm ...

Sep 17, 2018 by

The flyer shows a mob of balaclava-clad activists…

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