Experiments with truth: 6/22/11

    • A group of about 20 artists snuck into the Boston Museum of Fine Art last night with their works and turned the bathrooms in the new Art of the Americas wing into a make-shift gallery to protest the lack of attention on local artists.
    • Saturday marked the second International Day of Action Against the Tar Sands, as people in twenty US cities took action to expose the companies driving demand for the world’s most destructive industrial project and carbon polluter, such as fruit producers Dole and Chiquita.
    • An estimated 1,000 farm workers marched in Sacramento on June 16th to urge Gov. Brown to sign a bill that would protect farm worker safety. On Friday, the day after the bill went to the governor, a number of farm workers and their allies began a hunger strike.


    Recent Stories

    • Analysis

    The antiwar movement no one can see

    June 25, 2019

    What if there’s an antiwar movement growing right under our noses and we just haven’t noticed?

    • Q&A

    How to avert the impending war on Iran

    June 18, 2019

    The military is currently putting the breaks on the drive to war in Iran, says a former colonel and diplomat, but concerned citizens need to step up.

    • Q&A

    Iraqis prepare a Carnival for Peace as US plans for more war

    June 13, 2019

    Two Iraqi peace activists discuss their commitment to peace and undoing the violence wrought by the last two U.S. wars in their country.

    • Announcement

    Write for WNV

    June 11, 2019