New Internationalist

Activism

Page 3 of 10

Tales from the resistance

Jamie Kelsey Fry reports on a gathering of voices from the frontline against austerity at the launch of Kerry-anne Mendoza’s new book.

Filed in: Activism Economics Politics

Use the power of the people to challenge the people in power!

The NGO sector must support activism, not governments. Ben Phillips sees positive signs of this happening.

Filed in: Activism NGOs Tunisia

Arresting behaviour: smiling rambler turns warrior of justice

Jamie Kelsey-Fry witnesses Paul Mobbs attempting a citizen’s arrest on a fracking-friendly Cabinet.

Filed in: Activism England Environment

Take action on renewables

Some ideas and starting points on how you can help build a cleaner, fairer energy future.

Filed in: Activism Energy Sustainability

A return to dictatorship or a Haitian Spring?

With increased public anger and a non-functioning government, something has to give, says Claire Fauset.

Filed in: Activism Haiti Politics

It’s not too late to revive local media

Alec Saelens argues that a co-operative model and citizen journalism can change its fortunes.

Filed in: Activism Media

Egypt, defeated

Four years after Tahrir Square, repression and brutal enforcement are still the norm, writes Chalaine Chang.

Filed in: Activism Egypt Human Rights Politics

Podemos: ‘We have to rescue the people, not the banks’

Tim Baster and Isabelle Merminod hear words to cheer at a rally of Spain’s mass-movement for change.

Filed in: Activism Politics Spain

‘This is a very serious matter. They will slaughter him’

Felicity Arbuthnot calls for the release of Uday al-Zaidi, a human rights activist imprisoned in Iraq.

Filed in: Activism Iraq Law Politics

Rein in the tax dodgers!

Christine Allen explains the thinking behind a new NGO-led initiative launched 100 days before the UK general election.

Filed in: Activism England Finance Poverty

What makes nonviolent movements explode?

Mark Engler and Paul Engler consider the strange alchemy of disruption and sacrifice.

Filed in: Activism Politics United States

Didn't find it?