Experiments with truth: 11/10/10

    • Two female animal rights activists were detained on Tuesday for staging a near-naked protest near the heavily-guarded venue of this week’s G20 summit in South Korea.
    • About 200 employees from seven Chinese ad reselling companies have been protesting the termination of their contracts outside Google’s offices in Shanghai this week. About 40 of those participating have gone on a hunger strike that will last until the group’s grievances are resolved.


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    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.