The school board never knew what hit them. Search for the hashtag, and have fun!
|By: BrandonJ Sunday September 21, 2014 8:21 am|
Live tweeting from the People’s Climate March.
|By: David Swanson Sunday September 21, 2014 7:01 am|
I appreciate that there’s more happening than just a march for the climate today on the International Day of Peace, and I get the idea that keeping the safe and obedient march-to-nowhere separate from protests actually at the United Nations where our corporate overlords are determining the rate of the earth’s demise is intended to please all of the people some of the time, but I can’t help wishing that the march would just turn left instead of right when it reaches 42nd Street, in order to march to the United Nations rather than to nowhere.
This is not a radical idea.
|By: BevW Sunday August 10, 2014 1:59 pm|
In Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict, Erica Chenoweth and Maria J. Stephan review the scholarly literature on campaigns of popular and usually nonviolent resistance to undemocratic regimes in modern nations, including Iran, Burma, Palestine, and Israel. A table at the end and an online appendix refer to many other instances of nonviolence.
|By: cocktailhag Thursday August 7, 2014 8:00 pm|
College activism brought down Apartheid in South Africa, and it will, eventually, bring down Apartheid in Israel, too. The Israel Lobby recognizes this, and that’s why Salaita had to go.
|By: Peter Van Buren Tuesday August 5, 2014 7:50 am|
Using health care as a cover for U.S. espionage activities creates significant risks, not only for local populations but globally. Its execution is often clumsy, and it accomplishes little either for health or for intelligence needs.
|By: Elliott Friday June 6, 2014 11:18 am|
The Central Intelligence Agency ups their social media presence with a cheeky first tweet on the usurped* account, @CIA.
|By: wendydavis Monday May 26, 2014 7:15 pm|
Afghanistan Air Force Prepared (after twelve short years).
|By: Sara Haile-Mariam Wednesday April 23, 2014 4:17 pm|
Social media engagement!
Everybody’s doing it, but some are definitely doing it better than others.
|By: kspopulist Saturday April 12, 2014 12:00 pm|
Yesterday it felt like I’d stumbled onto a political battlefield and I’m still trying to make sense of it all. Not an actual or even virtual battle. Yet, in what I saw was still a struggle in how difficult it often is, to simply make sure good information gets to the people who can make a change.