John Jackson is co-author of Small Acts of Resistance, a collection of stories which show how courage, tenacity and a bit of ingenuity can change the world (www.smallactsofresistance.com).
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Covering the Tar Sands Action, an effort to prevent the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline and wean the United States off of fossil fuels.
After a burst of massive street protests and a period of dormant self-reflection, the Occupy movement has settled into its second year as a force for community-rooted resistance.
Low-wage workers are injecting new life into a weary U.S. labor movement by embracing an old tactic.
Following the largest and longest peaceful aboriginal uprising in Canadian history as it grows into a global grassroots movement.