"The people of this city are not abstractions." An anonymous Detroit photographer shares a view of the city that the mainstream media doesn't cover.
Photo essay: As climate negotiators meet in Cancun, activists the world over are reminding them of what’s at stake with some very big art.
A unique program in Washington state allows mothers incarcerated for nonviolence crimes to care for their newborns.
A celebration of friendship, family, love, and laughter.
The best sights and signs from Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert’s Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear.
10 ways that one rural ecovillage is building strong foundations for coming times.
Hours before the oil giant released its new ad campaign, the Yes Men released their own version.
Photo essay: Scenes from the 10/10/10 Global Work Party.
What does it take to turn parking spaces into lively public parks? Not much, it turns out.
Photo essay: The locavore movement may seem like a fad to some, but these wartime posters show that equating local food and security has deep roots in U.S. history.
Remembering the long fight for a woman’s right to vote.
Photo Essay: Los Angelenos tell stories of living car-free in the city.
Self-sufficiency does not happen in a day, a week, or even a year. It takes time and effort.
A striking depiction of one million organizations working for a better world.