Archive for the category ‘ACTIVISM’


Brazil: World Social Forum Concludes in Salvador, Bahia
Comunicação CUT no Fórum | CPNN – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 9th, 2018 ( No Comments »)
How to Get New Activists to Stay Engaged for the Long Haul

Eileen Flanagan | Waging Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on How to Get New Activists to Stay Engaged for the Long Haul
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Respect Existence or Expect Resistance
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
November 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Respect Existence or Expect Resistance)
Manus a Humanitarian Crisis: How Did We Get to This Point in Papua New Guinea, Australia?
Holly Brooke & Vanamali Hermans – New Matilda
November 13th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Manus a Humanitarian Crisis: How Did We Get to This Point in Papua New Guinea, Australia?)
Changing the World a Stitch at a Time
Sarah Corbett - Resurgence & Ecologist Magazine
November 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Changing the World a Stitch at a Time)
Activism Is Our Rent for Living on the Earth
Chaitanya Charan Das | The Spiritual Scientist – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 11th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Activism Is Our Rent for Living on the Earth)
“This Is Our Land”: Indigenous Rights Activists Respond to White Supremacist Rhetoric
Jenni Monet – YES! Magazine
August 28th, 2017 ( Comments Off on “This Is Our Land”: Indigenous Rights Activists Respond to White Supremacist Rhetoric)
How Women Were at the Helm of the Black Panther Party
Manmeet Sahni – teleSUR
August 28th, 2017 ( Comments Off on How Women Were at the Helm of the Black Panther Party)
Victory for Non-Violent Protest
Jews for Justice for Palestinians – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 7th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Victory for Non-Violent Protest)
The Price of Resistance
Chris Hedges – Truthdig
April 24th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Cybersecurity for the People: How to Protect Your Privacy at a Protest
Micah Lee and Lauren Feeney – The Intercept
April 24th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Cybersecurity for the People: How to Protect Your Privacy at a Protest)
Memory, Fire and Hope: Five Lessons from Standing Rock
Alnoor Ladha |The Rules – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Memory, Fire and Hope: Five Lessons from Standing Rock)
Hare Krishna Community Sues DAPL Company to Protect Sacred Lands from Rover Pipeline
Lorraine Chow | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Hare Krishna Community Sues DAPL Company to Protect Sacred Lands from Rover Pipeline)
Role of Mass Demonstrations in History
David Adams | Transition to a Culture of Peace – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Role of Mass Demonstrations in History)
Standing Rock Is Burning – But Our Resistance Isn’t Over
Julian Brave NoiseCat – The Guardian
February 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Standing Rock Is Burning – But Our Resistance Isn’t Over)
North Dakota Senate Passes Bills Criminalizing Dakota Access Pipeline Protests
Shelley Connor | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on North Dakota Senate Passes Bills Criminalizing Dakota Access Pipeline Protests)
Standing Rock and the Struggle Ahead
Julian Brave NoiseCat – Jacobin Magazine
February 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Standing Rock and the Struggle Ahead)
Army Veterans Return to Standing Rock to Form a Human Shield against Police
Sam Levin – The Guardian
February 13th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Army Veterans Return to Standing Rock to Form a Human Shield against Police)
Police, National Guard Raid Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Camp, Arrest 76
Shelley Connor | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Police, National Guard Raid Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Camp, Arrest 76)
Why Mass Disruption, Civil Unrest Works
David S. Cohen – Rolling Stone Magazine
February 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Why Mass Disruption, Civil Unrest Works)
The Urgency of Slowing Down
Kazu Haga | Waging Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Urgency of Slowing Down)
Standing Rock and the Return of the Nonviolent Campaign
George Lakey – Yes! Magazine
January 9th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Standing Rock and the Return of the Nonviolent Campaign)
Hundreds of Peace Activists Are Marching from Berlin to Aleppo
Sarah Aziza | Waging Nonviolence
January 2nd, 2017 ( Comments Off on Hundreds of Peace Activists Are Marching from Berlin to Aleppo)
Why I Kneeled Before Standing Rock Elders and Asked for Forgiveness
Sarah van Gelder – YES! Magazine
December 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Why I Kneeled Before Standing Rock Elders and Asked for Forgiveness)
The Value in Activism: Reflections from the Columbia University Climate Sit-In
Nikita Perumal | Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 19th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Value in Activism: Reflections from the Columbia University Climate Sit-In)
The Art of the Protest
Tina Rosenberg – The New York Times
November 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Art of the Protest)
Dakota Pipeline: Protesters Soaked with Water in Freezing Temperatures
Tim Stelloh, Molly Roecker, Chiara Sottile and Daniel A. Medina – ABC News
November 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Dakota Pipeline: Protesters Soaked with Water in Freezing Temperatures)
How the Fight for Water Unites Palestine and Dakota
Nadya Raja Tannous – teleSUR
November 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on How the Fight for Water Unites Palestine and Dakota)
Practicing Disobedience: Social and Environmental Justice Depends on Our Capacity to Disobey
Max Wilbert - CounterPunch
November 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Practicing Disobedience: Social and Environmental Justice Depends on Our Capacity to Disobey)
Power Imbalance at the Pipeline Protest
The New York Times | Editorial – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Power Imbalance at the Pipeline Protest)
Standing Rock Resistance: Something to Teach Us about Living Well
David Smith-Ferri - CounterPunch
November 21st, 2016 ( Comments Off on Standing Rock Resistance: Something to Teach Us about Living Well)
What Standing Rock Tells Us about Civil Disobedience
Melissa Hellmann - YES! Magazine
November 21st, 2016 ( Comments Off on What Standing Rock Tells Us about Civil Disobedience)
Police Departments Refuse Participation in Dakota Access Pipeline Crackdown
Isiah Holmes – MintPress News
November 14th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Police Departments Refuse Participation in Dakota Access Pipeline Crackdown)
Taking a Stand at Standing Rock
Rev. John Dear | PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 14th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Taking a Stand at Standing Rock)
When You’re a Protester, the Color of Your Skin Is All That Matters
Charles P. Pierce - Esquire
November 7th, 2016 ( Comments Off on When You’re a Protester, the Color of Your Skin Is All That Matters)
Why Campaigns, Not Protests, Get the Goods
George Lakey | Waging Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 7th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Why Campaigns, Not Protests, Get the Goods)
Obama Breaks Silence, Suggests Dakota Pipeline Be Rerouted
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 7th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Obama Breaks Silence, Suggests Dakota Pipeline Be Rerouted)
Parallels Seen in Protests of Dakota Pipeline, Oregon Refuge
Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press – Reader Supported News
October 31st, 2016 ( Comments Off on Parallels Seen in Protests of Dakota Pipeline, Oregon Refuge)
How to Talk About #NoDAPL – A Native Perspective: Remember This about Standing Rock
Kelly Hayes | Transformative Spaces – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 31st, 2016 ( Comments Off on How to Talk About #NoDAPL – A Native Perspective: Remember This about Standing Rock)
Standing Rock Water-Protectors Waterboarded While the Cleveland Indians Romped
Paul Street – CounterPunch
October 31st, 2016 ( Comments Off on Standing Rock Water-Protectors Waterboarded While the Cleveland Indians Romped)
On Strip Searches and Press Freedom in North Dakota
Amy Goodman & Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
October 24th, 2016 ( Comments Off on On Strip Searches and Press Freedom in North Dakota)
The Surveillance State Descends on the Dakota Access Pipeline Spirit Camp
Sabrina King and Will Munger | American Civil Liberties Union-ACLU – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 17th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Surveillance State Descends on the Dakota Access Pipeline Spirit Camp)
Putting Their Bodies on the (Pipe)line
Amy Goodman & Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
October 17th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Putting Their Bodies on the (Pipe)line)
Dakota Access Pipeline ‘Water Protectors’ Block Construction despite National Guard Blockade, Police Harassment & Arrests
Kit O'Connell – MintPress News
October 10th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Dakota Access Pipeline ‘Water Protectors’ Block Construction despite National Guard Blockade, Police Harassment & Arrests)
Legitimacy at Sea: Is Sea Shepherd a Navy or Piracy?
Joshua Tallis |Center for International Maritime Security – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 10th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Legitimacy at Sea: Is Sea Shepherd a Navy or Piracy?)
Military-Style Raid Ends Native Prayer Against Dakota Pipeline
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 3rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Military-Style Raid Ends Native Prayer Against Dakota Pipeline)
Boycott Launched After Nestlé Outbids Drought-Stricken Town to Buy Well for Bottled Water
Lorraine Chow | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 3rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Boycott Launched After Nestlé Outbids Drought-Stricken Town to Buy Well for Bottled Water)
Robert Redford: I Stand with the Standing Rock Sioux
Robert Redford - TIME
October 3rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Robert Redford: I Stand with the Standing Rock Sioux)
The Road from Standing Rock to Gaza Is a Straight Line
Stanley L. Cohen – CounterPunch
September 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Road from Standing Rock to Gaza Is a Straight Line)
Boycott Nestlé, Says Petition after Company Outbids Town for Water
Jesse Ferreras - The Huffington Post Canada
September 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Boycott Nestlé, Says Petition after Company Outbids Town for Water)
The Native American, the Palestinian: A Spirited Fight for Justice
Ramzy Baroud | Politics for the People – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 19th, 2016 ( 1 Comment »)
The Big Difference at Standing Rock Is Native Leadership All Around
Sarah van Gelder – YES! Magazine
September 19th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Big Difference at Standing Rock Is Native Leadership All Around)
Saving ‘Natural Resources’ Won’t Save Us
Greg Harman | Deceleration – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 19th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Saving ‘Natural Resources’ Won’t Save Us)
An Open Letter to the People of Brazil
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 5th, 2016 ( Comments Off on An Open Letter to the People of Brazil)
Photos Show Why the North Dakota Pipeline Is Problematic
Kate Bubacz and Daniella Zalcman - BuzzFeed News
August 29th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Photos Show Why the North Dakota Pipeline Is Problematic)
U.S. Government Bans Native American Tribe from Protesting on Their Own Land – Send in Police to Remove Protesters
Jafari Tishomingo – Counter Current News
August 29th, 2016 ( Comments Off on U.S. Government Bans Native American Tribe from Protesting on Their Own Land – Send in Police to Remove Protesters)
2,500 Native Americans Successfully Block Oil Pipeline Construction — State of Emergency Declared
Counter Current News Editorial Team – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 29th, 2016 ( Comments Off on 2,500 Native Americans Successfully Block Oil Pipeline Construction — State of Emergency Declared)
Taking a Stand at Standing Rock
David Archambault II – The New York Times
August 29th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Taking a Stand at Standing Rock)
A Guide to Online Security for Activists
Jillian C. York | The Electronic Intifada – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 8th, 2016 ( Comments Off on A Guide to Online Security for Activists)
Proactive Philanthropy: Don’t Wait, Reach Out!
Robert J. Gould | PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 1st, 2016 ( Comments Off on Proactive Philanthropy: Don’t Wait, Reach Out!)
Climate Change Activism: A Post-Mortem
John Michael Greer | The Archdruid Report – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 1st, 2016 ( 2 Comments »)
The Power of One Peace Activist in Pakistan: Sail’s Story
Ruth Tidy | Peace Direct – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Power of One Peace Activist in Pakistan: Sail’s Story)
Nonviolent History: South Africa’s Port Elizabeth Boycott Begins July 15, 1985
Rivera Sun | PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Nonviolent History: South Africa’s Port Elizabeth Boycott Begins July 15, 1985)
Thoreau on How to Use Civil Disobedience to Advance Justice
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 18th, 2016 ( 2 Comments »)
Helen Keller: Socialist, Pacifist, Women’s & Workers’ Rights Advocate
Rivera Sun | PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 27th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Helen Keller: Socialist, Pacifist, Women’s & Workers’ Rights Advocate)
Dorothy Day Refuses to Duck-And-Cover
Rivera Sun | PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 13th, 2016 ( 1 Comment »)
Breaking Free: A Rising Tide of Climate Resistance
Amy Goodman & Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
May 23rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Breaking Free: A Rising Tide of Climate Resistance)
Pennsylvania Township Legalizes Civil Disobedience
Tim DeChristopher – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 16th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Pennsylvania Township Legalizes Civil Disobedience)
The Value in Activism: Reflections from the Columbia University Climate Sit-In
Nikita Perumal – Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
May 16th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Value in Activism: Reflections from the Columbia University Climate Sit-In)
Largest Civil Disobedience in History of the Environmental Movement Begins Today
350.org | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 9th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Largest Civil Disobedience in History of the Environmental Movement Begins Today)
When Compassion Is Terrorism: Animal Rights in a Post-911 World
Chad Nelson - CounterPunch
May 9th, 2016 ( Comments Off on When Compassion Is Terrorism: Animal Rights in a Post-911 World)
Remembering Daniel Berrigan, with Gratitude
Ken Butigan | PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 9th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Remembering Daniel Berrigan, with Gratitude)
Celebrating Mother Jones and Labor on May Day
Rivera Sun, PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 2nd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Celebrating Mother Jones and Labor on May Day)
The Story behind Prince’s Low-Profile Generosity to Green Causes
Katie Herzog, Grist – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 2nd, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Story behind Prince’s Low-Profile Generosity to Green Causes)
Court Victory Gives Momentum to Long Struggle against London Arms Fair
Javier Gárate – Waging Nonviolence
May 2nd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Court Victory Gives Momentum to Long Struggle against London Arms Fair)
300+ Arrests as Pro-Democracy Forces Converge for Final Day of Spring Revolt
Deirdre Fulton, Popular Resistance – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on 300+ Arrests as Pro-Democracy Forces Converge for Final Day of Spring Revolt)
22 April: On Earth Day, Commit to the Great Turning
Rivera Sun, PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on 22 April: On Earth Day, Commit to the Great Turning)
Democracy Spring: Thousands Descend on US Capitol, Over 400 Arrested
Scott Galindez - Reader Supported News
April 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Democracy Spring: Thousands Descend on US Capitol, Over 400 Arrested)
Leftist Multi-Issue Activism: Possible Ideas for Going Forward
Various Authors ,Toward Freedom – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Leftist Multi-Issue Activism: Possible Ideas for Going Forward)
What Everyone Should Know about Filming (and Sharing) Injustice on Social Media
Amber van Moessner, PolicyMic – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 7th, 2016 ( Comments Off on What Everyone Should Know about Filming (and Sharing) Injustice on Social Media)
Protesters Force Auckland Standstill as TPP Is Signed
Popular Resistance – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 15th, 2016 ( 1 Comment »)
The Lessons of Zapatista Women Activists for Today’s Social Movements
James Tracy – In These Times
February 8th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Lessons of Zapatista Women Activists for Today’s Social Movements)
A Tale of Two Grandmothers – Jailed for Photographing Protest Outside Drone Base
Amy Goodman & Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
January 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on A Tale of Two Grandmothers – Jailed for Photographing Protest Outside Drone Base)
A New Era of Global Protest Begins
Rajesh Makwana, Share the World’s Resources – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on A New Era of Global Protest Begins)
Police Agent-Provocateurs Exposed at Montreal Anti-Austerity Demonstration
Carl Bronski, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Police Agent-Provocateurs Exposed at Montreal Anti-Austerity Demonstration)
Tarantino: I ‘Utterly Reject’ Argument That only Some Cops Are Bad
Truth Voice – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 28th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Tarantino: I ‘Utterly Reject’ Argument That only Some Cops Are Bad)
Myanmar’s Punk Rockers Challenge Anti-Muslim Rhetoric
Hanna Hindstrom – Al Jazeera
November 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Myanmar’s Punk Rockers Challenge Anti-Muslim Rhetoric)
Nonviolence Charter: Progress Report #7 (October 2015)
Robert J. Burrowes, Anita McKone and Anahata Giri – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 19th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Nonviolence Charter: Progress Report #7 (October 2015))
Hanford Nuclear Weapons Site Whistle-blower Wins $4.1-Million Settlement
Ralph Vartabedian – Los Angeles Times
September 7th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Hanford Nuclear Weapons Site Whistle-blower Wins $4.1-Million Settlement)
Talking Democracy: How Movements Decide – Reassessing Formal Consensus
Derek Royden – Nation of Change
August 24th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Talking Democracy: How Movements Decide – Reassessing Formal Consensus)
When the Next Crisis Comes, Which Movements Will Seize the Opportunity?
George Lakey – Waging Nonviolence
August 17th, 2015 ( Comments Off on When the Next Crisis Comes, Which Movements Will Seize the Opportunity?)
Sea Shepherd Found Guilty by Danish Court of Defending Pilot Whales
Sea Shepherd News – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 10th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Sea Shepherd Found Guilty by Danish Court of Defending Pilot Whales)
Dylann Roof Is Not a “Terrorist” — But Animal Rights Activists Who Free Minks From Slaughter Are
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
August 3rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Dylann Roof Is Not a “Terrorist” — But Animal Rights Activists Who Free Minks From Slaughter Are)
To Succeed, Movements Must Overcome the Tension between Rationality and Emotion
George Lakey – Waging Nonviolence
August 3rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on To Succeed, Movements Must Overcome the Tension between Rationality and Emotion)
Two Sea Shepherd Crewmembers Arrested in the Faroe Islands with Assistance of Danish Navy
Sea Shepherd News – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 27th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Two Sea Shepherd Crewmembers Arrested in the Faroe Islands with Assistance of Danish Navy)
Do-Gooders, Do No Harm: What Are the Best–and Worst–Ways to Help Those Mired in International Conflicts?
Laura Seay and Alex de Waal – The Washington Post
July 20th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Do-Gooders, Do No Harm: What Are the Best–and Worst–Ways to Help Those Mired in International Conflicts?)
Gaza-Bound Flotilla Vessel Seized by Israeli Navy
Al Jazeera – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 29th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Gaza-Bound Flotilla Vessel Seized by Israeli Navy)
Freedom Flotilla III Leaves Greece for Gaza
PressTV – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 29th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Freedom Flotilla III Leaves Greece for Gaza)
This College Student Chained Herself to a Shell Oil Ship for Three Days. Here’s Why.
Araz Hachadourian – Yes! Magazine
June 1st, 2015 ( Comments Off on This College Student Chained Herself to a Shell Oil Ship for Three Days. Here’s Why.)
Targets Matter — Why a Small Action Group Took On a Mighty Bank (And Won)
George Lakey – Waging Nonviolence
May 18th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Targets Matter — Why a Small Action Group Took On a Mighty Bank (And Won))
Victory! Court Throws Out Nun’s Sabotage Conviction for Nuclear Site Break-In
Carrie Johnson, NPR – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 18th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Victory! Court Throws Out Nun’s Sabotage Conviction for Nuclear Site Break-In)
Statues of Edward Snowden, Julian Assange and Bradley Manning Unveiled in Berlin
Stefan Steinberg , WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 11th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Statues of Edward Snowden, Julian Assange and Bradley Manning Unveiled in Berlin)
Power and Resistance at the World Social Forum in Tunisia
Hamza Hamouchene – Middle East Eye
April 13th, 2015 ( 1 Comment »)
Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement Pledges Nonviolent Direct Action
Allyson Gross, Miles Goodrich – Common Dreams
March 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement Pledges Nonviolent Direct Action)
Students Occupy University of Amsterdam (De Nieuwe Universiteit)
De Nieuwe Universiteit – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Students Occupy University of Amsterdam (De Nieuwe Universiteit))
10 Ways to Fight the Corporatocracy
Bruce E. Levine – Popular Resistance
February 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on 10 Ways to Fight the Corporatocracy)
Canada: Kinder Morgan Corp Leaves Burnaby Mountain in Win for Pipeline Protesters
Kate Aronoff – Waging Nonviolence
February 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Canada: Kinder Morgan Corp Leaves Burnaby Mountain in Win for Pipeline Protesters)
Learning from the Taliban: A Message to the Western Anti-War Movement
Rev. Aaron Doncaster – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Learning from the Taliban: A Message to the Western Anti-War Movement)
Stopping the Biggest Corporate Power Grab Ever, the TPP
Arthur Stamoulis – Foreign Policy In Focus
January 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Stopping the Biggest Corporate Power Grab Ever, the TPP)
It Is a Long Fight: Lenin in 2015
Alexander Reid Ross - CounterPunch
January 5th, 2015 ( Comments Off on It Is a Long Fight: Lenin in 2015)
On Enlightened Self-Interest
Prof. Mazin Qumsiyeh – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 29th, 2014 ( Comments Off on On Enlightened Self-Interest)
I’m an ‘Anonymous’ Hacker in Prison, And I Am Not a Crook. I’m an Activist
Jeremy Hammond – The Guardian
December 22nd, 2014 ( Comments Off on I’m an ‘Anonymous’ Hacker in Prison, And I Am Not a Crook. I’m an Activist)
What Makes Nonviolent Movements Explode?
Mark Engler and Paul Engler – Common Dreams
December 15th, 2014 ( Comments Off on What Makes Nonviolent Movements Explode?)
8 Lessons Learned from the Million Mask March That Can Benefit All Activists
Justin King – Anonymous Headquarters
December 1st, 2014 ( Comments Off on 8 Lessons Learned from the Million Mask March That Can Benefit All Activists)
The Truth about Anonymous’s Activism
Adrian Chen – The Nation
November 24th, 2014 ( Comments Off on The Truth about Anonymous’s Activism)
Florida: Police Arrest 90-Year-Old and Two Pastors for Feeding Homeless People
Andrew Emett – Nation of Change
November 10th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Florida: Police Arrest 90-Year-Old and Two Pastors for Feeding Homeless People)
How LEGO Got Awesome to #Savethearctic
Ian Duff - Greenpeace
October 13th, 2014 ( Comments Off on How LEGO Got Awesome to #Savethearctic)
The New (Religious) Face of Civil Disobedience
Sanford Levinson – Al Jazeera America
September 22nd, 2014 ( Comments Off on The New (Religious) Face of Civil Disobedience)
The NGO-ization of Resistance
Arundhati Roy, Massalijn – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 22nd, 2014 ( Comments Off on The NGO-ization of Resistance)
The Nun Behind Bars in Brooklyn: Anti-Nuke Activist
Helen Young – The Huffington Post
June 2nd, 2014 ( Comments Off on The Nun Behind Bars in Brooklyn: Anti-Nuke Activist)
An Open Letter to Cecily McMillan
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 26th, 2014 ( Comments Off on An Open Letter to Cecily McMillan)
Yellowstone Announces End to 2014 Bison Slaughter Following One-Man Blockade
Buffalo Field Campaign, EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 17th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Yellowstone Announces End to 2014 Bison Slaughter Following One-Man Blockade)
400 Youths Arrested at White House Protesting Keystone XL Pipeline
EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 10th, 2014 ( Comments Off on 400 Youths Arrested at White House Protesting Keystone XL Pipeline)
Memo to Judge: Really?? – What We Owe the Oak Ridge Three
Ralph Hutchison, OREPA – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 10th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Memo to Judge: Really?? – What We Owe the Oak Ridge Three)
Ten Principles to Guide the Young Activist
Ramzy Baroud – Toward Freedom
February 10th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Ten Principles to Guide the Young Activist)
Aaron Swartz: The Life We Lost and the Day We Fight Back
Amy Goodman - Truthdig
January 27th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Aaron Swartz: The Life We Lost and the Day We Fight Back)
Letters from a Tennessee Jail: Anti-Nuclear Activists Await Sentencing
David Cook – Religion & Politics
January 27th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Letters from a Tennessee Jail: Anti-Nuclear Activists Await Sentencing)
Climate Activists Slapped With Terrorism Charges for Devon Energy Protest
Richard Smallteacher, CorpWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 20th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Climate Activists Slapped With Terrorism Charges for Devon Energy Protest)
Civil Disobedience (Part 3 of 3)
Henry David Thoreau – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 13th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Civil Disobedience (Part 3 of 3))
Civil Disobedience (Part 2 of 3)
Henry David Thoreau – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 6th, 2014 ( 1 Comment »)
Lynne Stewart Coming Home
Stephen Lendman – Media With Conscience News
January 6th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Lynne Stewart Coming Home)
Lynne Stewart Freed from Prison, Granted “Compassionate Release”
Democracy NOW! – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 6th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Lynne Stewart Freed from Prison, Granted “Compassionate Release”)
Civil Disobedience (Part 1 of 3)
Henry David Thoreau – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 30th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
Analysis of STRATFOR Leaks Misrepresents Nonviolent Movements
Stephen Zunes, WarIsACrime - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 16th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Analysis of STRATFOR Leaks Misrepresents Nonviolent Movements)
How School of the Americas Watch’s Perseverance Is Paying Off
Ken Butigan – Waging Nonviolence
December 9th, 2013 ( Comments Off on How School of the Americas Watch’s Perseverance Is Paying Off)
In Memoriam: Howard Clark
René Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 9th, 2013 ( Comments Off on In Memoriam: Howard Clark)
Exposed: Globally Renowned Activist Collaborated With Intelligence Firm Stratfor
Steve Horn and Carl Gibson, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 9th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
The War on Democracy
Nafeez Ahmed – The Guardian
December 2nd, 2013 ( Comments Off on The War on Democracy)
Attempts to Silence Environmentalists Continue
Dr. David Suzuki, EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 2nd, 2013 ( Comments Off on Attempts to Silence Environmentalists Continue)
Feeding the Flame of Revolt
Chris Hedges - Truthdig
November 25th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Feeding the Flame of Revolt)
Jeremy Hammond’s Court Statement upon Receiving a 10-Year Prison Sentence: Criminal Exploits by FBI Handlers
The Sparrow Project – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 18th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Jeremy Hammond’s Court Statement upon Receiving a 10-Year Prison Sentence: Criminal Exploits by FBI Handlers)
Helen Keller, the Radical: A Great Mind and Inspiration for All Humanity
Andy Piascik - Global Research
October 14th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Helen Keller, the Radical: A Great Mind and Inspiration for All Humanity)
The Moral Imperative of Activism
Ray McGovern – Consortium News
August 19th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
Federal Judge Sentences Lynne Stewart to Death
Stephen Lendman – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
Why Celebrity Activism Does More Harm Than Good
Andres Jimenez – Waging Nonviolence
August 5th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
Time to Decide: Are We Ready for Economic Democracy?
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Time to Decide: Are We Ready for Economic Democracy?)
Political Dreaming in the Twenty-First Century – Where Has It Gone?
Ira Chernus - TomDispatch
July 29th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Political Dreaming in the Twenty-First Century – Where Has It Gone?)
Locking Out the Voices of Dissent
Chris Hedges - Truthdig
July 22nd, 2013 ( Comments Off on Locking Out the Voices of Dissent)
Protests in Bulgaria: Yet another Early Election?
The Economist – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2013 ( Comments Off on Protests in Bulgaria: Yet another Early Election?)
A Brazilian Autumn?
Miguel Borba de Sa – Jacobin Magazine
July 1st, 2013 ( Comments Off on A Brazilian Autumn?)
Occupy Movements Around the World: How Is Brazil’s Different?
Gianpaolo Baiocchi and Michael D. Kennedy - HuffPost
July 1st, 2013 ( Comments Off on Occupy Movements Around the World: How Is Brazil’s Different?)
Please Sign The People’s Charter to Create a Nonviolent World
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Please Sign The People’s Charter to Create a Nonviolent World)
The Uprising against Brother Erdogan
Thierry Meyssan, Voltaire Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 ( Comments Off on The Uprising against Brother Erdogan)
Pentagon Bracing For Public Dissent over Climate and Energy Shocks
Nafeez Ahmed – The Guardian
June 24th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Pentagon Bracing For Public Dissent over Climate and Energy Shocks)
The Whistleblowers Are the New Generation of American Patriots
Gary Younge – The Guardian
June 24th, 2013 ( Comments Off on The Whistleblowers Are the New Generation of American Patriots)
Brazil Burning: The Story of an Illusion Gone Sour
Pepe Escobar – Russia Today
June 24th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Brazil Burning: The Story of an Illusion Gone Sour)
Yoga for Peace
Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 ( 2 Comments »)
(Português) Brasil: O Preço da Gota d’Água
Luís Leiria, Esquerda – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2013 ( Comments Off on (Português) Brasil: O Preço da Gota d’Água)
Guantánamo Force-Feeding Does Not Trouble Prison Doctors
Associated Press – The Guardian
June 24th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Guantánamo Force-Feeding Does Not Trouble Prison Doctors)
Edward Snowden: Saving Us from the United Stasi of America
Daniel Ellsberg – The Guardian
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Edward Snowden: Saving Us from the United Stasi of America)
Whale-War Fugitive: Q. & A. with Paul Watson
Raffi Khatchadourian – The New Yorker
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Whale-War Fugitive: Q. & A. with Paul Watson)
Edward Snowden: The Whistleblower behind the NSA Surveillance Revelations
Glenn Greenwald, Ewen MacAskill and Laura Poitras in Hong Kong – The Guardian
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Edward Snowden: The Whistleblower behind the NSA Surveillance Revelations)
Greek Solidarity with Struggling Turks
Vasilis Migkos, Peace Is Sexy – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Greek Solidarity with Struggling Turks)
Guantánamo Doctors Must Refuse to Force-Feed Hunger Strikers – Physicians
Paul Harris in New York – The Guardian
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Guantánamo Doctors Must Refuse to Force-Feed Hunger Strikers – Physicians)
8 Skills of a Well-Trained Activist
George Lakey – Waging Nonviolence
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on 8 Skills of a Well-Trained Activist)
Parque Johan Galtung in Spain
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2013 ( 2 Comments »)
An Open Letter to the Mediahouses in India!
People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on An Open Letter to the Mediahouses in India!)
Terror Bytes: Edward Snowden and the Architecture of Oppression
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Terror Bytes: Edward Snowden and the Architecture of Oppression)
Thank NSA Whistleblower Edward Snowden
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Thank NSA Whistleblower Edward Snowden)
The New Young Turks
Norman Finkelstein – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on The New Young Turks)
Jeremy Scahill Deserves Academy Award, Pulitzer
Tom Hayden – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Jeremy Scahill Deserves Academy Award, Pulitzer)
The Whistleblower’s Guide to the Orwellian Galaxy: How to Leak to the Press
Nicholas Weaver, Wired – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on The Whistleblower’s Guide to the Orwellian Galaxy: How to Leak to the Press)
Edward Snowden and Whistleblowers: ‘The Truth Sets You Free’
Interviews by Leo Benedictus, Leo Hickman and Richard Norton-Taylor – The Guardian
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Edward Snowden and Whistleblowers: ‘The Truth Sets You Free’)
My Creeping Concern That the NSA Leaker Is Not Who He Purports To Be…
Naomi Wolf – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on My Creeping Concern That the NSA Leaker Is Not Who He Purports To Be…)
So Are We Living in 1984?
Ian Crouch – The New Yorker
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on So Are We Living in 1984?)
Think-Act, Locally-Globally: Alfaz, Spain
Johan Galtung
June 17th, 2013 ( 2 Comments »)
Gaza: 7th Year of Unlawful Blockade (UN HRC SR Press Release)
Richard Falk – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Gaza: 7th Year of Unlawful Blockade (UN HRC SR Press Release))
Naomi Klein: ‘Anti-Shock Doctrines’ Show the Way to Resist
Andrea Germanos – Common Dreams
June 10th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Naomi Klein: ‘Anti-Shock Doctrines’ Show the Way to Resist)
Bradley Manning: Prisoner of Conscience
Francis A. Boyle - Global Research
June 10th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Bradley Manning: Prisoner of Conscience)
What Gandhi Says about Nonviolence, Resistance and Courage
Antony Copley – The Gandhi Foundation
June 10th, 2013 ( Comments Off on What Gandhi Says about Nonviolence, Resistance and Courage)
Seven Myths about Bradley Manning
Chase Madar – The Nation
June 10th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Seven Myths about Bradley Manning)
Lynne Stewart Must Be Released Now
Alan Maass – Socialist Worker
June 10th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Lynne Stewart Must Be Released Now)
Tears in Taksim Square
Sumeet Grover – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 10th, 2013 ( Comments Off on Tears in Taksim Square)
Daughter of Mossad Chief: I Refuse to Enlist in the Israeli Military
Antonio C. S. Rosa, editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 10th, 2013 ( 1 Comment »)
Should Memorial Day Include Commemoration of Thoreau?
Juan Cole, Informed Comment – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2013 ( Comments Off on Should Memorial Day Include Commemoration of Thoreau?)
Hammond, Manning, Assange and Obama’s Sledgehammer against Dissent
Amy Goodman - Truthdig
June 3rd, 2013 ( Comments Off on Hammond, Manning, Assange and Obama’s Sledgehammer against Dissent)
Noam Chomsky — ‘Everyday Anarchist’
Michael S. Wilson, Modern Success – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2013 ( Comments Off on Noam Chomsky — ‘Everyday Anarchist’)
The Banality of ‘Don’t Be Evil’
Julian Assange – The New York Times
June 3rd, 2013 ( Comments Off on The Banality of ‘Don’t Be Evil’)
(Português) Mia Couto: “Não há outro caminho que não seja a insubordinação”
Esquerda – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2013 ( Comments Off on (Português) Mia Couto: “Não há outro caminho que não seja a insubordinação”)
From the Women and Children of Koodankulam, India
The Women and Children of Idinthakarai – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2013 ( Comments Off on From the Women and Children of Koodankulam, India)
Who Are Turkey’s Protesters? The View from Taksim Square
Amberin Zaman - Al-Monitor
June 3rd, 2013 ( Comments Off on Who Are Turkey’s Protesters? The View from Taksim Square)
God, Move Over
Vandana Shiva – The Asian Age
June 3rd, 2013 ( Comments Off on God, Move Over)
The Koodankulam Mystery (2): Russian Officials’ Anxiety
People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 27th, 2013 ( Comments Off on The Koodankulam Mystery (2): Russian Officials’ Anxiety)
The Koodankulam Mystery (1): Indian Officials’ Exodus
People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 27th, 2013 ( Comments Off on The Koodankulam Mystery (1): Indian Officials’ Exodus)
The Price of Pacifism: Refusing to Go to War Is Finally Being Recognised As a Brave Act
Holly Williams – The Independent
May 20th, 2013 ( Comments Off on The Price of Pacifism: Refusing to Go to War Is Finally Being Recognised As a Brave Act)