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A Call to Civil Disobedience Against the Keystone Pipeline
Environmental activist Tim DeChristopher was sentenced recently to two years in prison and a $10,000 fine for disrupting a federal oil and gas lease auction in 2008 that was later deemed illegal. But don't cry for him. Having met the man, I can confidently say the last thing he wants is pity.
At a speaking engagement earlier this year, someone asked Tim how we could keep him from going to prison. He quickly responded, "I'm not sure keeping me out of prison is a good thing. I'd rather think about having you join me." After all, he didn't do it for himself.
The Battle of Blair Mountain Redux
Hundreds of miners, activists, students, academics, environmentalists, and other citizens are marching to West Virginia's historic Blair Mountain in an effort to save it from mountaintop removal.
Yemen: The Difference Between a Peaceful Revolution and Violent Clashes
How Peer Pressure Creates Social Change
Navy Honors and Discredits C
How To Start a Revolution: A New Film About Gene Sharp
With all the recent and well-deserved attention on the work of Gene Sharp, it shouldn't come as any surprise that a film about the foremost living strategist of nonviolent action is soon to be released.
Wisconsin Strengthens Ties Between Labor and Environment
Understanding the Protests in Egypt
Recipes for Resistance: Cooking With GMOs
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