Vegans May Have Killed Piglets While Protesting ‘Death Factory’ Pig Farm
The farmer said the activists who crammed themselves into a shed with some sows and piglets caused two piglets to be crushed to death.
Instagram Is a New Frontier In Women's Life Writing
You could say that the fastest growing social media network is the logical conclusion of everything from 16th-century letters to DIY zines.
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Pussy Riot Turns Buildings Into Protest Art
We had a chat with Nadya Tolokonnikova about her series of projections aimed at world leaders.
Why Indian Women Are Fighting to Pray Inside Their Own Temples
In India, women are banned from entering Hindu temples if they are on their period. But increasing numbers are protesting to demand the right to worship, pray, and menstruate inside religious institutions.
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Why Some Women Are Staying Home for the Women's March This Year
A look at the popular protest three years after its first iteration.
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97 Easy Ways to Be a Better Person
No matter who you are, there are always ways to be kinder to one another. Here are some ideas.
Photos of Activists Partying Outside Prisons on New Year's Eve
Every year, activists gather outside British prisons to make as much noise as possible in order to make inmates feel more connected to the outside world on the biggest party night of the year.
2018 Was the Year Veganism Lost Its Status as a Moral Signifier
This year, vegans split into the mainstreamers who buy their ready meals from Tesco, and the pious activists who refuse to change their methods.
The Burnout and Escapism Issue
When Dismantling Power Dismantles You Instead
In the Trump era, many see activism as more vital than ever. But what happens when it takes a toll on your physical, mental, and emotional health?
The WhatsApp Group Fighting Virginity Tests in India
Newly-married women in the Kanjarbhat community must submit to a humiliating test to prove their chastity. Members of Stop The V-Ritual say it's time for the practice to end.
Celebrities Are Taking Their Wildfire Response Offline
The rich and famous are getting lots of attention for evacuating their SoCal mansions. Many are pitching in to help out with disaster relief.
Inside an Underground Women's Mud Wrestling Ring in Chicago
"A couple times when police were called for noise complaints, the cops would stay and watch."