civil disobedience

PROTESTS

We Spent an Afternoon Learning the Art of Civil Disobedience

I learned how to get past a police cordon and how to tangle my legs together to avoid getting picked up.
Matthieu Foucher
4.26.19
Save Yourselves

Extinction Rebellion Is Telling the Terrifying Truth About Climate Change

We met members of the climate action group to talk about their plans to save the world.
Emily Goddard
2.20.19
Art

600 Fake Ads Flood Paris to Protest Climate Talks

We spoke to street art group Brandalism's chief organizer about why art is the best weapon against climate change.
Beckett Mufson
12.2.15
News

British and American Immigrant Detainees Are Going on Hunger Strikes for the Same Rights

A culture of criminalisation increasingly shapes migrant life on both sides of the Atlantic.
Aviva Stahl
3.26.15
Travel

The Battle in Colorado Over the Right to Smoke Weed at Movie Screenings and Comic-Cons

Denver has made life miserable for anyone trying to host a show or party that is advertised as allowing pot smoke. But the demand for cannabis clubs and weed-friendly venues is putting the massive grey areas of Colorado's marijuana laws to the test.
Josiah M. Hesse
12.12.14
Stuff

Let's Not Get Hung Up on Property Damage When We Talk About Protests

News reports on protests that focus on broken windows or a shop's momentary loss of income are missing the broader context of why people take to the streets to demand change.
Rick Paulas
12.9.14
News

The Dark Side of the Rainbow Gathering

Authorities in Utah are already grappling with the more sinister elements of the Rainbow Family Gathering.
Grace Wyler
6.25.14
News

This Guy Is Raising an Army to Get Big Money Out of American Politics

Kai Newkirk wants 10,000 people to commit civil disobedience to stop rich political donors getting even more powerful.
Peter Rugh
4.11.14
Stuff

Live Stream: The Fat Jew Is Protesting Outside Instagram's Offices

Take down the Fat Jew's account at your own peril, Instagram.
VICE Staff
10.3.13