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'Just Stop Oil': Climate Activists Block 10 Terminals Across UKkennyApr 1, 2022
Activists from the 'Just Stop Oil' coalition shut down a terminal by boarding fuel transport vehicles on April 1, 2022 in Grays, England.
"If we continue with fossil fuels, then we're... not gonna have a planet that we can live on," said one protestor who locked himself to an oil tanker.

Russian Activists Pen Open Letter Demanding End to War on Ukraine

"What's happening is a disgrace," says 76-year-old Elena Osipova, a St. Petersburg artist who has been arrested for protesting Putin's invasion of Ukraine.

Kenny Stancil ·


'History Made!' Buffalo Starbucks Workers Vote to Form Chain's First Union in US

The coffee chain launched an aggressive anti-union campaign as three Buffalo, New York-area stores attempted to unionize for fair pay this fall.

Julia Conley ·


'We're Not Stopping': Weeklong D.C. Climate Protests End With 650+ Arrests, Vows to Fight On

"There is no other planet to escape to. Water is life... They need to listen to the youth. They need to hear us speak our cries."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Biden, Can You Hear Us Now?' Ask Indigenous Leaders Amid Arrests at Fossil Fuel Protest

One activist had a message for the president: "If you're claiming to be a leader for our climate crisis... then you need to start living up to your word."

Brett Wilkins ·


40+ NYC Activists Arrested for Protests Against Banks Fueling Climate Emergency

"We're sending a message loud and clear that the little action that politicians and greenwashing CEOs have taken so far does not begin to deal with the magnitude of this crisis."

Jessica Corbett ·


'Not in 2030 or 2050...Now!': Climate Strikers Worldwide Demand Urgent Action
Young environment activists hold placards with climate change-related messages directed toward the Ugandan government and other world leaders at Kampala International University as part of the Fridays for Future global climate strike under the motto "No More Empty Promises" on March 19, 2021. (Photo: Badru Katumba/AFP via Getty Images)
jessicaMar 19, 2021
Young environment activists hold placards with climate change-related messages directed toward the Ugandan government and other world leaders at Kampala International University as part of the Fridays for Future global climate strike under the motto "No More Empty Promises" on March 19, 2021. (Photo: Badru Katumba/AFP via Getty Images)
Returning to the streets a year into the coronavirus pandemic, youth campaigners are calling for "no more empty promises."

What's the Plan If Trump Tries to Steal the Election? Here's the Plan

"Trump is trying to steal the election, more blatantly than any previous president, and providing a clear preview of how Republicans would move to further erode democracy if given another four years in power."

Common Dreams staff ·


With 170+ 'Protect the Results' Events Planned for Nov. 4, Pro-Democracy Groups Vow to 'Ensure Voters Have the Last Word'

"We will honor the valid results of the 2020 election, ensure that every vote is counted, and show up to demand that the losing candidate put their ego aside and concede for the good of our country."

Julia Conley ·


Nearly 700 Protests Planned for Saturday at Post Offices Across Country as DeJoy Slammed for Defense of Mail Sabotage

"From the most remote village in the Alaskan tundra to the tiniest island in the Everglades, there's one connection we've always depended on: the mail."

Julia Conley ·

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