A new law expected to pass in Bolivia mandates a fundamental ecological reorientation of the nation’s economy and society.
A year after the BP oil spill, Cherri Foytlin walked 1,243 miles to send a message: the Gulf is still suffering, and residents are mobilizing for change.
How young immigrant activists are learning from the the civil rights campaigners who came before them.
I find hope in the fact that for all our wondrous differences, at the core we humans all want most of the same things. Fortunately, what we want aligns with where we need to go.
Street artist JR brings art to improbable places, creating projects that force us to really see each other.
It’s time to put the moral life back into our philanthropy and politics.
Greed is a sign of moral and psychological immaturity. Psychologically and morally mature adults are caring, cooperative, and honest.
For decades, School of the Americas Watch founder Father Roy Bourgeois has argued that embracing militarism will never bring us the security we seek. But he thinks he knows what will.
Václav Havel called it “the power of the powerless.” How regular people, from Denmark to Liberia, have stood up to power—and won.
Right now, taxpayers insure the nuclear power industry against the costs of disaster. How can we support safer industries, instead?
Why anyone who believes that under-30 Americans aren’t tuned in to the future and ready to act is fooling themselves.
Wall Street’s days are numbered. Ours need not be.
Aristide’s return to Haiti is a chance to ask what role the U.S. will play in the nation’s future.
When and how does the moment come when people stop believing in the power that has ruled them? When and how do ordinary people discover their own power?
Video: The 19-year-old son of two women testifies eloquently against Iowa's effort to ban same-sex marriage.