Experiments with truth: 5/25/09

    • Workers for India’s UP Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) protest privatization at company headquarters around the country today
    • In West Virginia, activists engaged in civil disobedience at mountaintop removal and coal sludge impoundment sites
    • Some 250 people, almost all African-Americans, marched in Virginia to protest racist court decision in shooting death of black teen
    • Tens of thousands of Tawainese protest president Ma Ying-jeou in Taipei and Kaohsiung


    Recent Stories

    • Analysis

    Will the real Gene Sharp please step forward?

    July 16, 2019

    Recent criticisms calling the founder of nonviolent theory a Cold Warrior are way off the mark. To rightly evaluate him, we need to understand the role he chose for himself.

    • Feature

    Professors and students unite to oppose cuts to Lebanon’s only public university

    July 12, 2019

    A six-week strike by teachers has bolstered a movement against proposed austerity measures targeting Lebanon’s dangerously underfunded education system.

    • Column

    How movements can use drama to seize the public imagination

    July 9, 2019

    Drama helps movements draw attention to their issues, but it won’t come without creativity and direct action tactics that reach beyond the choir.