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Civil Disobedience


Jane Fonda Arrives in Minnesota to Back Line 3 Opponents

"We're here to try to stop it," the famed activist and actress said of Enbridge's crude oil pipeline.

Kenny Stancil ·


9 Skillful Struggles Happening Right Now

 Learn some lessons from these nonviolent struggles around the world working to bring justice, equity and change to their communities.

Rivera Sun ·


GOP Bill That 'Does Nothing But Criminalize Peaceful Protest' Advances in Florida Legislature

"We know the true nature of this bill and its origins," said the ACLU of Florida. "It is not about public safety, but about criminalizing peaceful protesters advocating for racial justice."

Kenny Stancil ·


Fighting 'Disease of Greed and Destruction,' Water Protectors Blockade Over a Dozen Line 3 Worksites

Anti-pipeline campaigners locked themselves to an overturned car and engaged in other forms of civil disobedience as the fight against the tar sands project in Minnesota continues.

Kenny Stancil ·


Outrage and Disgust as Charges Dropped for Buffalo Police Officers Who Fractured Skull of 75-Year-Old Peaceful Protester

"Despite the video evidence of the officers' misconduct, a grand jury has dismissed the charges."

Kenny Stancil ·


'We Should All Be Water Protectors': Ilhan Omar Visits #StopLine3 Organizers Day After Activists Block Enbridge Worksites

"We owe it to future generations, to the Indigenous communities we've signed treaties with, and to every living being on this planet to stop building fossil fuel infrastructure."

Kenny Stancil ·


Canadians Against War on Yemen Block Shipment of Armoured Vehicles Headed to Saudi Arabia

The direct action in Hamilton, Ontario coincides with hundreds of events to pressure the new Biden administration and other world governments to stop arming Saudi Arabia.

Andrea Germanos ·


'Classic Case of Crisis Opportunism': Republicans in Three States Introduce Bills Criminalizing Protest in Wake of Capitol Attack

These proposed laws are "aimed at police brutality protests, not right-wing insurrection."

Kenny Stancil ·


Civil Society Groups Warn Against Anti-Protest Legislation Following Siege of US Capital

"We have to make sure this moment is not used to further anti-protest legislation."

Simon Davis-Cohen ·


'A Tangible Way to Fight for the World I Want to Live In': Water Protector Arrested After Blockading Line 3 Pipe Yard

"Profits for a few are being privileged over the well-being of all communities near and far, present and future." 

Kenny Stancil ·

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