Experiments with truth: 6/30/09

    Activists with Rising Tide draped this 25-foot banner on the downtown DC offices of the Environmental Protection Agency.
    Activists with Rising Tide draped this 25-foot banner on the downtown DC offices of the Environmental Protection Agency.
    • Union members upset with Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter over recent vetoes turned their backs to him in protest at an event commemorating the site of the 1914 Ludlow massacre of striking coal miners.


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    • Analysis

    What we can learn from the first woman-run, legal abortion clinic

    May 24, 2022

    Founded before Roe v. Wade, the Vermont Women’s Health Center helped make abortion safe and accepted, showing that women’s liberation is connected to freedom for all.

    • Announcement

    WNV is hiring a breaking news writer

    May 23, 2022

    Waging Nonviolence is hiring a breaking news writer to produce two short articles per week about the latest developments relating to social movements and activism. The writer will work with our small editorial team to identify the key stories of the week, drawing from a mix of current events, trending topics/discussions, pop culture and overlooked…
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    • Feature

    Movements are vying for political power — is ‘co-governance’ the answer?

    and Paul Engler
    May 19, 2022

    As the left increasingly focuses on electoral politics, a new framework is emerging for how candidates who win should partner with social movements.