News and Features
Progressives in Richmond, California, trounced Chevron on Election Day, but the company remains a powerful local force.
A look behind the mask reveals a naïve techno-utopianism.
Receiving a humanitarian award from the Academy, 87-year-old Harry Belafonte speaks out about his political commitments—and how he was punished for them.
Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson on nonviolence, his grandfather’s legacy and activism from Hong Kong to Ferguson.
What is brave about expressing an opinion that’s already held by a plurality of Americans?
The Indian Nobel Peace Prize winner has repeatedly risked his life fighting child labor and sweatshop abuses.
Ganz seems to think my book blames technology alone for the Internet’s failure to democratize politics. That’s far from the case.
Faced with police brutality, white hostility and entrenched racism, young activists are showing the world a new kind of resistance.
By facilitating access to treatment and services, Seattle’s drug-enforcement program actually helps those suffering from substance abuse, while revolutionizing criminal justice.
The case of Ayyub Abdul-Alim fits a decades-long pattern of government criminalization of African-American Muslims.