civil disobedience

Save Yourselves

How This British Climate Action Group Is Aiding the Fight Against Global Warming

We met members of Extinction Rebellion to talk about their plans to save the world.
Emily Goddard
2.20.19
healthcare

Trumpcare Could Mean Mass Institutionalization for Disabled People

Republican threats to Medicaid are ringing alarm bells for disabled activists.
s.e. smith
6.28.17
Pipeline protest

Climate Change Activist Convicted of Turning Valve, Faces Decade in Prison

This is not the first time pipeline activists have faced felony convictions.
Caroline Haskins
6.7.17
environment

The Tribe Protesting the Dakota Pipeline Is Ready to Defend Its Wireless Network

"We as tribal nations have never given up our airspace."
Paul Spencer
11.1.16
texas longhorns

Texas Chancellor Sends Gentle Reminder that He Would Like Student Athletes to Respect the Flag

Somehow the Chancellor of University of Texas does not know what freedom of speech means.
Sean Newell
9.9.16
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
americas

Obama Calls on Congress to Restore Voting Rights Act

In an open letter published in New York Times Magazine, the president urged lawmakers to defend the progress made under the 1965 Act amid efforts by some state legislatures to undermine it.
Liz Fields
8.12.15
americas

Police Have Killed at Least 1,083 Americans Since Michael Brown's Death

VICE News collected and analyzed comprehensive data on officer-involved killings that occurred in the year after August 9, 2014. Here's what we found.
Liz Fields
8.9.15
americas

Activist, Preacher, Civil Disobedience Leader: Rev. William Barber on North Carolina's Landmark Voting Rights Trial

On the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, Barber is at the forefront of a new civil rights movement, called the Moral Monday movement, that's leading the fight for voting rights in the South.
Liz Fields
8.6.15
baltimore

Baltimore's Empty Stadium Is Just the Beginning

Sports organizations and teams risk alienating their own fanbases to the point where they become targets of social disobedience.
Jorge Arangure Jr.
4.29.15
Art

The Illegal Edward Snowden Statue Lived on As a Digital Projection

A statue of the famous whistleblower was installed by another group of artists and taken down on Monday.
Kari Paul
4.7.15
News

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

A culture of criminalization increasingly shapes migrant life on both sides of the Atlantic.
Aviva Stahl
3.24.15
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