On February 29, 70 actions were held across the country to mark the “Shut Down the Corporations” day of action—or #F29. Organizers hoped the day would help reinvigorate the Occupy movement’s national profile, recapture the public’s imagination and media’s attention. And they had a secret weapon: the + Brigades.
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.
Two Iraqi peace activists discuss their commitment to peace and undoing the violence wrought by the last two U.S. wars in their country.
Waging Nonviolence is a leading publication on social movements around the world, and we’re looking to expand our coverage and work with new writers.