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Climate Activists Slam UK Government's Latest Attempt to Silence Them

Civil rights groups accused the government of silencing people with anti-protest measures like those used in Russia.

Adam Bychawski ·


Where the Hell Is the Green New Deal?

Build Back Better is on the ropes. But other parts of a just transition are moving forward.

John Feffer ·


With Roe on the Ropes, Students Stage Nationwide Walkouts

"People might look at us like we're young, but I genuinely feel like we can make the most change," said one Maine high school student. "Most of us are voting next year or this year."

Brett Wilkins ·


'The System Is Broken,' Amazon Union Leader Tells Congress. 'That's a Fact'

"The people are the ones who make these companies operate," said Christian Smalls, who led Amazon warehouse workers on Staten Island to vote overwhelmingly in favor of unionizing last month.

Julia Conley ·


Nine Practical Things You Can Do Now to Defend Abortion Rights

With the leaked U.S. Supreme Court opinion to overturn Roe v. Wade, the future of reproductive freedom is looking bleak. But here are some actions you can take.

Steph Black ·


Protesting Works: Mobilizing Against the Supreme Court's Attack on Abortion

Now is the time to mobilize against the Supreme Court's attack on abortion. History shows it works.

Eric Stoner ·


Climate Activists Who Blocked Houston Bridge to Fossil Fuel Traffic Cleared of All Federal Charges

"The most dangerous thing about that shipping channel wasn't the activists—it was and continues to be fossil fuel executives' reckless plans to push us further towards climate chaos."

Brett Wilkins ·


New Mexico Pilot Program Makes Child Care Free for Majority of Families

"We need federal dollars to make this happen everywhere in this country," said one advocate.

Julia Conley ·


Workers Mark May Day With Pro-Labor Protests Worldwide

"It's a May Day of social and civil commitment for peace and labor," said Daniela Fumarola, head of Italy's CISL union.

Jessica Corbett ·


We Cannot Adequately Resist Without Reimagining the World We Want

We need change-making—both big and small—around the world, that challenges the structural causes of militarism, corrupt capitalism, and climate catastrophe, while at the same time, concretely creating an alternative system based on a just and sustainable peace.

Greta Zarro ·

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