The deadliest environmental ca...

Jul 31, 2019 by

In December 2018, the bodies of brothers Neri and Domingo Esteban Pedro were found along the banks of Guatemala’s Yal Witz River, shot in the head. The two had recently rallied against a dam in the Ixquisis region of San Mateo Ixtatán in the western part of the country.

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It’s prime time to boycott Ama...

Jul 14, 2019 by

Pledge to boycott Amazon today. Then get what you need from Prime Day

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To Bolster Grassroots Groups&#...

Jul 12, 2019 by

“Our climate crisis demands a new paradigm, requiring the phasing out of fossil fuel infrastructure, the phasing in of non-fossil energy sources, and large-scale removal of carbon from the atmosphere.”

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Is Health the New Design Imper...

Jun 11, 2019 by

Expert Carl Seville speaks to healthy building program certifications and processes that are gaining popularity.

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The climate renegade

Jun 4, 2019 by

What happens when someone wants to go it alone on fixing the climate?

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Good news for climate activist...

Jun 3, 2019 by

Do marches convince bystanders to join a movement, or do they push them away? Sure, if you go out into the street waving a sign that says “There is no Planet B,” it feels like you’re doing something good.

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Texans could get a year in pri...

May 22, 2019 by

The fight against a Texas pipeline just got a little more challenging. On Monday, the Texas Senate passed legislation that makes interfering with pipelines and other oil and gas infrastructure a crime punishable by up to a year in prison and $10,000 in fines.

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‘This Is Their Land̵...

Apr 25, 2019 by

“It was very difficult for us, our ancestors, to win these rights and little by little they are decreasing.”

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From Coal To Code: A New Path ...

Apr 25, 2019 by

The year-old firm has trained laid-off coal workers to become software coders.

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To Stop Global Catastrophe, We...

Apr 24, 2019 by

We have the technology to prevent climate crisis. But now we need to unleash mass resistance too – because collective action does work

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How one activist used a little...

Apr 24, 2019 by

Apple isn’t the only company that Ma has helped push toward reform. Since IPE was founded in 2006, his team has gotten more than 1,300 factories to address environmental messes such as discharging waste into rivers.

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Are You Willing To Go To Jail ...

Apr 23, 2019 by

Jail Is Not A Fun Place To Be

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Public Called Upon to Descend ...

Apr 22, 2019 by

We need your action this week to stop SB 276 sponsored by Senator Richard Pan which interferes with and restricts the medical exemption to mandatory vaccinations in California.

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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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