Appalachian residents are working to keep local and sustainable sources of wealth central in a post-coal economy.
Brooke Jarvis' Blog
Corporations often take big helpings of public funds, saying that they’ll provide jobs in return. But how can communities make sure they deliver?
Do regulations really hurt small businesses? Or do businesses thrive when local residents can afford their services, and a good quality of life attracts skilled workers?
Following activist pressure and corporate defections, ALEC says it’s dropping its Stand Your Ground and voter ID efforts. So what comes next?
What the corporate departures mean—and don’t.
From town meetings to the state legislature, Vermont is sending a strong message on corporate involvement in politics.
Occupy’s latest target: corporations that write their agendas into state laws.
The latest attempt to push through the Keystone XL pipeline is meeting some spirited opposition.
The Occupy effect? In the last 3 months, Americans switched banks at three times the normal rate.
What happened when major sites went on strike to offer a taste of a censored Internet.
From courthouses to statehouses, the pro-corporate ruling is under pressure.
What’s the issue that unites the occupiers and the city they’re occupying? Getting corporate money out of politics.
How thousands of determined protesters dragged a little-known pipeline into the national spotlight—and convinced the Obama administration to delay its approval.
Can going to jail be a happier choice than turning a blind eye to climate injustice?
During Los Angeles’ freeway–free weekend, little went quite as expected.