"The ideas in Butler's fiction challenge us to contend with our own choices and take responsibility for our own power."
Democracy Now talks to Amanda Blackhorse, the Navajo activist who started a lawsuit to get the Washington football team to change their name.
Rachel Corrie was killed in 2003, but her passion for peace lives on in her writings.
The movement to end the violence through the decriminalization of drugs has never had so much momentum. And it's never been easier to get involved.
The struggle to save the world's greatest communication network.
On issue after issue, women prisoners have learned to be their own strongest advocates.
Why did an elementary school math problem go viral? It has to do with a new set of federal education standards known as the Common Core.
On the heels of pot legalization in Washington and Colorado, the movement for less punitive drug policy is coalescing at every level. Its new leaders could come from the very countries that have suffered the most.
The United States cannot legitimately lead an international response to the illegal Russian aggression in Ukraine until it abides by international law itself.
A hunger strike in a Washington state detention facility draws attention to a facility where most U.S. laws don't apply.
If the governments of Costa Rica and El Salvador can resist the mining industry, maybe we all can.
In the tradition of “Maus” and “Persepolis,” “March” tells the story of young African Americans who, like its author, rose up from the Jim Crow South to assert their human rights.
Can you be a revolutionary and a mayor? Chokwe Lumumba—who spent eight months as mayor of Jackson, Mississippi, before he died—did his best to be both.
"Having not been a judge or a witness who could've helped communicate what Michael Dunn did, my art is the only way I can give Jordan Davis justice."