Experiments with truth: 5/7/10

      • Six Greensboro, NC ministers were arrested Tuesday night for blocking the entrance to the local police department.  Their action protested the subculture and double standards of the police.
      • Multiple sclerosis patients held a protest march on Wednesday at the Alberta, Canada legislature to demand funds for research.

      Recent Stories

      • Analysis

      Lessons for nonviolent activism in an era of digital authoritarianism

      May 17, 2022

      As autocrats become savvier in using technology to repress dissent, activists are striving to preserve the benefits of digital activism and mitigate the risks.

      • Q&A

      ‘Poison for the people’ — How an exiled activist is countering Russia’s propaganda machine

      May 12, 2022

      Environmental activist Evgeniya Chirikova once helped save a forest in Moscow. Now she’s trying to give voice to Russian activists and journalists resisting Putin’s regime.

      • Feature

      A rural protest for accountability and transparency brews in India

      May 10, 2022

      Facing extreme poverty and a lack of basic services, a movement in Rajasthan is renewing its push for an ambitious law to hold officials accountable.