Locked up for life, prisoner poet Spoon Jackson discovered life as a "melody that flowed like free verse."
“I was overjoyed when I got my voter registration card. I was a real citizen!” Ex-offenders on reclaiming the human right to vote.
After enduring years of toxic dumping and rising cancer rates, indigenous Ecuadorians took oil giant Chevron to court to fight for the life of the rainforest—and its people.
A 9/11 widow on working for peace when the world expects you to want revenge.
Pastor Don Mackenzie on how to keep religion from being used to justify hatred and suffering.
Let’s not let this chance for peace slip by us.
Amy Goodman talks to legal scholar Michelle Alexander about the new American caste system.
Photographs give a voice to our nation's wrongfully convicted.
Personal stories of life beyond bars.
A video primer from Al Jazeera for would-be nonviolent revolutionaries everywhere.
A long-overdue tribute to a leading Vietnam-era voice of protest.
In Tucson, lawmakers want to cut ethnic studies programs. But they’ll have to unchain these students first.
How photography training and disposable cameras are giving young Palestinian refugees something new—a voice.
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.