50 Progressives Animal Rights Activism Anti-Death Penalty Movement Anti-Nuclear Activism Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions Consumer Rights Dissent After 9-11 Environmental Activism Food Movement Housing Activism Media Activism Occupy Wall Street Peace Activism Ten Things
Why is it so tough for people to get their heads around climate change?
Community members are concerned about Cornell’s partnership with Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, whose research and development help sustain Israel’s occupation of Palestinian land.
Remembering the French resistance spy, diplomat, Buchenwald survivor and human rights defender.
The LGBT Center and a host of high-profile New York City politicians have endorsed open debate of Israel-Palestine—only with ritual support for Israel's policies.
Just how strategically important is the pipeline?
Despite a campaign to silence them, philosophers Judith Butler and Omar Barghouti spoke at Brooklyn College on Thursday night. In an exclusive, The Nation presents the text of Butler’s remarks.
Rejecting proposals to tighten borders, a network of grassroots groups calls for reform based on “human, labor and civil rights for all.”
State Assemblyman Dov Hikind was deeply involved in the Jewish Defense League, which the FBI listed as a “violent extremist Jewish organization.” Other officials should be questioning him, not the college.
Against the backdrop of record deportations, undocumented activists outline what it would take to make immigration reform both comprehensive and meaningful.
Shawn Francis Peters’s The Catonsville Nine.