The current grassroots movement against corporate power can draw inspiration and lessons from the time our American forebears liberated themselves from a British king.
Ex-cons show each other the way out at San Francisco’s Delancey Street.
Nurses come face-to-face with the fallout of the financial crisis every day. Now they've joined the worldwide movement for a tax that would curb financial speculation—and help fill public needs.
While the rich are getting richer and big corporations are taking a larger part of the pie for themselves, ordinary people are suffering. Can we bring an end to our “rich takes all” society?
Van Jones kicks off a new progressive movement.
Pulitzer-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas opens up about his life as an undocumented immigrant—and the “underground railroad” that made it possible.
How you can get involved in the one of the most important climate struggles happening in North America.
If we’d stop tearing each other apart, we might see an opportunity to win back our democracy from the rich and powerful.
Cornel West, Malia Lazu, and more on what the green movement would look like if Van Jones were still in the White House.
We’re all familiar with vicious cycles. But what happens when solutions build on each other?
After the death throes of urban decay, what the Motor City can teach us about vision, community, and the power of movements.
We can all agree that we’ve got deficit and spending problems. But where do we go from here?
From fighting AIDS to overthrowing dictators, how grassroots groups are making activism cool.
Video: "It's time for the deep patriots to stand up to the cheap patriots." Van Jones' address to Netroots Nation 2011.
Gaining ground in the fight against controversial natural gas extraction.