The film never flinches from the complex connections between economic and environmental problems.
They call themselves "nerdfighters"—and they're unlike any movement you've seen before.
The upcoming Academy Awards will recognize some of 2013’s best social justice-themed films. Here are some of our favorite past winners.
Filmmaker Pratibha Parmar's presentation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author’s life will inspire you.
The new documentary will bring you inside one of the worst manmade disasters of all time in powerful detail.
Last year, climate activist Tim DeChristopher went to jail for bidding $1.7 million (that he didn't have) to save 22,000 acres of public land from corporate extraction.
Film Review: The Big Fix exposes BP’s efforts to minimize awareness of North America’s biggest oil spill.
Can farming revitalize our cities and change the way we eat? Follow two friends across the United States to find out.
How worker-owned businesses from Cleveland to Spain are nurturing life and jobs outside the corporate framework.
Film Review: How far do the tentacles of the Kochtopus reach? Follow the money with this collection of 13 short films.
Follow a group of residents-turned-activists in their efforts to save Coal River Mountain, the last one left in an area devastated by mining.
Take a trip across the United States to find out who is developing low-carbon solutions.
Film reviews from the Fall 2011 issue.
The feminist band with a DIY ethos has a beat to get you on your feet.
Three Bronx teenagers take on poverty, crime, and family stress with the help of good teachers.