Experiments with truth: 12/9/09

    ottawaprotest

    • Over 300 coalfield residents and their allies rallied at the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection yesterday to protest the blasting of Coal River Mountain and support a transition to a clean energy future.
    • More than 200 people were arrested in Tehran on Monday during protests by tens of thousands at universities nationwide, marking the biggest anti-government demonstrations in months. Thousands continued protesting for a second day yesterday, as Iran threatened a tougher crackdown on the opposition.


    Recent Stories

    • Feature

    After a big win against coal, NY climate activists are closer than ever to ending all fossil fuel investments

    August 13, 2020

    A recent surge in youth-led climate activism has revived a near decade-long effort to divest New York from the companies most responsible for causing the climate crisis.

    • Analysis

    We need a plan to prevent a Trump takeover — and this anti-coup research shows the way

    August 11, 2020

    By studying the research that shows how other countries have handled coup attempts, we can better counter or even prevent one of our own.

    • Feature

    How to be punk in a pandemic

    August 8, 2020

    There may not be punk rock shows again until 2021, but the pandemic is an opportunity for punks to help build a better post-COVID world.