The Pandemic is Changing Online Activism’s Reputation of Being Just ‘Slacktivism’
Digital activism, once looked upon as the lazier cousin of getting out to drive change, has gained new purpose and emerged as a force of change.
Environmental Websites Leading The Movement Against India’s Controversial New Proposal Are Blocked
Environmental groups have until August to oppose the plan. Frustratingly, three online campaigns were blocked this month without explanation.
Meet the Guy Trying to Make Sure Your Online Activism Brings Offline Change
We spoke to Avijit Michael—a founding member of Jhatkaa, India’s biggest homegrown organisation for online activism—about dissent and demands in a dysfunctional democracy.
The Oxford Dictionary Has Declared ‘Climate Emergency’ the Word of the Year
The term's usage shot up 10,796 percent in 2019.
Climate Strikers Want to Know When the Earth Will Die. We Asked a Scientist.
Ever wondered “How long do we have until the Earth is dead?” So has 10-year-old Sam Berliner.
Greta Thunberg is Scaring the Hell Out of Fox News
The network's hosts and guests won't stop insulting the 16-year-old climate activist.
What We Saw at the Climate Strikes Throughout Asia and Australia
Protesters around the Asia Pacific braved the rain, skipped classes, and dodged strict government rules to demand action on climate change.
The UN Promised Aggressive Climate Action. Will It Follow Through?
After a day of angry, passionate rallies, United Nations officials had a message for young protesters: We hear you.
These Climate Strike Kids Will Restore Your Hope In Humanity
“We need to be screaming so that maybe people will just listen this time.”
The Families Out in Force at London's Global Climate Strike
It was an intergenerational protest day out.
'Get Your Shit Together’: Millions of Genius Kids Are Saving the Damn Planet for You
They know their climate science and their economics — because they know their future depends on their knowing.
We Need to Talk About a Planned Retreat from Climate Disaster Zones Now
Communities globally are already engaged in the thorny process of relocating because of climate change. Experts say we need to talk about a managed retreat now, so that it doesn't become a nightmare.