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Where has it gone?
An inspiring grassroots movement is fighting back against the GOP’s outrageous budget cuts and attacks on democracy.
Ken Ward and Jay O'Hara are reminiscent of the human-centered, Quaker-inspired anti-nuke founders of Greenpeace.
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.
David Graeber’s account of Occupy Wall Street is essential—and somewhat maddening in its insistence on heightening the differences between anarchists and liberals.
The newly unveiled May 4 Visitors Center attempts to reconcile the search for truth with the need for reconciliation and healing.
Repression after 9/11 is nothing compared to what's come before, and our tools to fight it are greater.
Some mainstream environmental organizations are trying to wean themselves from fossil fuel investments—but some aren’t.
Four decades ago, he spoke out bravely against the Vietnam War. Will he show the same courage today, in helping to end the fossil-fuel era?