Truthdig Radio, in association with KPFK in Los Angeles, invited Waging Nonviolence contributor Sangamithra Iyer on their show last week to discuss her recent longform article “Foodies, feds and factory farms — Why we need vegans now more than ever.”
As K-pop fans and Black organizers and artists are demonstrating, joyful, powerful movements draw more people in and reflect the kind of world we want to live in.
If soldiers train for armed combat, why wouldn’t activists train for toppling the political-economic structure that’s killing our chance for a just future? The stakes are just as high.
Uganda’s COVID-19 experience underscores the seemingly universal opportunism of authoritarians amidst crisis, as well as opportunities for resistance.