People Power
Occupied Istanbul: Scenes from the Front Lines

Thousands of people are sleeping in a public park to protest the actions of the Turkish government. Check out this photo essay for a view of daily life, music, and politics inside Turkey’s homegrown occupation.

Detroiters Question “World’s Largest Urban Farm”

To many Detroit residents—and especially to its established urban gardeners—the approval of a large-scale urban farm raises serious questions about the future of food and land in the city.

For Sale: The Sacred Center of the Sioux Universe

The site of Pe’ Sla has been privately owned since 1876, but indigenous people have always been free to worship there. All that could change on August 25, when the land is set to be auctioned off.

The Story of the Commons

Tired of the privatization of everything? You’re not alone. Annie Leonard on how we can recognize and rebuild the things we all share.