social movements


Tracing the Tactics of 21st-Century Youth Protest

Using nonviolence, humor, and pop culture savviness, a group of Serbian university students sparked a revolution and provided a blueprint for global youth movements.


This Think Tank Wants to End Factory Farming

The Sentience Institute believes it can find answers to today’s problems in the history of social movements.


A Wounded Cop's Strange, Dubious Lawsuit Against Black Lives Matter

We asked legal experts about the new suit brought by a Baton Rouge cop shot last summer—and the implications for free speech under Donald Trump.


We Talk to the Co-Creator of the Occupy Wall Street Movement Today on 'Daily VICE'

Then Motherboard takes a look at the unregulated world of vaping and the Creators Project tells us about the women behind 'The Powerpuff Girls' revival.


​Climate Change Has an Outrage Problem

There’s no way of knowing when or where a spark will ignite Americans into an irreversible social movement on climate—the only certainty is that it will happen eventually.


Singer-Composer Alex Ebert Hopes to Change the World, Starting with the IRS

He won a Golden Globe and sings in a popular folk band. But what he really wants to do is change the way tax spending is allocated.