News and Features
In the wake of Bangladesh's Rana Plaza disaster, consumers are showing new interest in brands that do right by their workers.
Ken Ward and Jay O'Hara are reminiscent of the human-centered, Quaker-inspired anti-nuke founders of Greenpeace.
After the defeat of DOMA, the LGBTQ movement needs to push beyond marriage equality.
Activists are already moving ‘from outrage to action’ in fighting the Supreme Court’s awful VRA decision.
In Russia, activists struggle against rising homophobia and a government crack down on LGBT rights.
As Kimberly McCarthy was put to death—the 500th Texas prisoner executed since 1982—protesters and crime victims alike came to bear witness.
Close encounters of the lower-tech kind.
Taking inspiration from small strikes and actions over the past few years, OUR Walmart activists struck a note of dissent at the corporation’s annual party.
Hundreds of activists are braving arrest weekly to protest the state’s assault on democracy and the social safety net.
David Graeber’s account of Occupy Wall Street is essential—and somewhat maddening in its insistence on heightening the differences between anarchists and liberals.