Advancing Rights Restoration: Where Should Civil Rights Stop?

By Sawari Amani, Sawari Mi. -

This week was called by Jailhouse Lawyers Speak (JLS) to be Unchain the Vote Week focused on bringing attention to the unconstitutional, dehumanizing act of felony disenfranchisement that plagues [...]

Climate Justice Means Fighting For All Justice

By UK Youth Climate Coalition, The Ecologist. -

The climate crisis is recognised by the majority of citizens and scientists worldwide to be the result of human activity. The rampant extraction and burning of fossil fuels is center stage, [...]

Which Way Out Of Neoliberalism: Fascism Or Socialism?

By Danny Haiphong, Black Agenda Report. -

The conditions of decline which characterize the neoliberal stage of capitalist production worldwide have no doubt led to a growth in the scope and influence of fascism in the Western world. In [...]

Nonviolent Direct Action And The Good Kind Of Trouble That Changes The World

By Steve Thornton, Wagingnonviolence.org -

The new book "Good Trouble" documents dozens of cases of ordinary people embracing the strategy of people power on a local and national level. Some years back, a close friend of mine was arrested [...]

Sparking Change: How Movements Pass On Inspiration

By Staff, Riverasun.com -

Change doesn’t happen in a vacuum. Resistance is a continuum. Nonviolent movements arise amidst the efforts of many other struggles. The knowledge of how to organize for change is a global legacy [...]

What Are Our Tasks And Perspectives To Defend Venezuela?

By Alison Bodine and Ali Yerevani of Fire This Time! , Peoplesdispatch.org -

President Hugo Chavez said these words at a civic-military parade in Caracas, Venezuela on July 5, 2011, during the 200th anniversary of Venezuela’s Declaration of Independence from Spain. As [...]

Extinction Rebellion Co-Founder Tackles The Allegation She Isn’t Challenging Capitalism

By James Wright, Thecanary.co -

The Canary sat down with Bradbrook after her speech at Shambala festival 2019 to explore this and other areas relevant to the movement. Her speech appeared to emphasise individual responsibility [...]

Defying Dystopia: Shaping The Climate Future We Want

By Nick Buxton, Roarmag.org -

We live in an age of dystopias on demand. Whether it’s Black Mirror, The Hunger Games or The Handmaid’s Tale, there is no limit to satiating our desires for dark, apocalyptic visions of the [...]

Reconstructing Nonviolence: A New Theory And Action For A Post-Secular Society

By Antonio C. S. Rosa, Transcend.org -

Nonviolent methods of action have been a powerful tool since the early 20th century for social protest and revolutionary social and political change, and there is diffuse awareness that [...]

The Politics Of Ecosocialism

By Ian Angus, Rebelnews.ie -

Marx and Engels were deeply concerned about capitalism’s destruction of the natural world, including river and urban pollution, and the degradation of the soil that all life depends on. For them, [...]

From Protest To Power

August 1964, fifty-five years ago, the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party presented itself to the national Democratic Party Convention seeking to be seated as the official party from that [...]

Time Has Come To Nationalize The US Fossil Fuel Industry

By Carla Santos Skandier, Roarmag.org -

As we gear up for a war-type of mobilization to mitigate the climate crisis, a federal takeover of the oil, gas and coal industry should be on the table. No other generation understands better [...]

Tapping Into People Power

By Rivera Sun, Peacevoice.info   -

In times like this, many of us feel powerless to do anything about the political, social, and environmental injustices we face. But, power is everywhere. Like sunlight and solar panels, it's a [...]

To Defeat Fascism, We Must Dismantle Capitalism

By Christian Fuchs, Truthdig.com -

Henry A. Giroux’s book “The Terror of the Unforeseen” analyzes the conditions that have enabled and led to Donald Trump’s rule and the consequences of that rule, which have ushered in an [...]

Think Globally, Act Locally?

By Brian Tokar, Greattransition.org -

Today we are seeing an inspiring resurgence of progressive action at the local level, even as reactionary nationalist movements in Europe and beyond seek to position themselves as the true voices [...]