David Bacon

An estimated 40,000 to 50,000 marchers ventured out to show support for the resistance. more

Jan 22, 2018 2:19 PM Dispatches

A former investment banker and army officer has made an unlikely pivot to police monitor—and he’s training others to do the same. more

Jan 4, 2018 6:00 AM Magazine

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Down Home NC

Brigid Flaherty moved home to rural North Carolina after the election of Donald Trump to put her years of organizing experience to work “down home.” more

Jan 3, 2018 1:00 PM Dispatches

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Alexei Wood

“This Trump thing is so whack, and I’m glad people are pissed, I like populist movements—I love the pushback, I love the resistance...and I sure as shit found it.” more

Dec 24, 2017 9:00 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

Over 100,000 Americans have signed up to march to “defend the Constitution and rule of law.” more

Dec 19, 2017 6:00 AM Dispatches

“If you had asked me in January where we would be today, I would have painted a darker picture. The reason is the millions of people who have called. emailed, gotten arrested, stood in the freezing cold to sing tax-themed carols and everything else.” more

Dec 18, 2017 12:21 PM Dispatches


Nuttaa Mahattana.

Thai Prime Minister Prayuth is, in short, exactly the sort of leader that Trump tends to admire. more

Dec 7, 2017 11:00 PM Dispatches


Courtesy Ashana Bigard

For the third year in a row, New Orleans schools have slipped in state ratings. Students like Rahsaan Ison deserve more—so we took action. more

Dec 6, 2017 4:09 PM Public School Shakedown 2 Comments


MH Action

Members of Manufactured Home Action, a nationwide organization of mobile home residents, are fighting to connect their struggles around housing to the broad struggle against inequality. more

Dec 5, 2017 11:00 AM Dispatches

Activists defend their hometown, Lancaster Pennsylvania, in the hopes of stalling a pipeline that would run through neighbors' backyards. more

Dec 1, 2017 12:00 AM Magazine

“Most people want to see the wealthy pay their fair share and to see government budgets that actually invest in and create jobs as opposed to just sprinkling helicopter-loads full of cash on rich zip codes.” more

Nov 29, 2017 6:00 AM Dispatches

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Teamsters Union

The Teamsters sent workers down to the island for weeks of volunteer work. Maldonado was one of them. more

Nov 2, 2017 11:11 AM Dispatches

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Ted Eytan

Thousands of my colleagues and I will surround the building where you are speaking at a $350-a-person fundraising dinner for "free-market solutions." We will let the world know your message of division is not welcome. more

Oct 11, 2017 10:08 AM Public School Shakedown


Xavier Vilà

Catalans feel they have played by the Spanish rules only to be fooled. Every Catalan National Day millions of people have demonstrated in the streets, asking for a political conversation that the Spanish government refuses to have. more

Oct 7, 2017 7:02 PM Dispatches


U.S. Department of Agriculture

Renters around the U.S. are calling for continued HUD funding and expanded tenant rights more

Sep 19, 2017 1:19 PM Dispatches

A lot of attention has been paid recently to “antifa,” but where does it actually come from? Historian Mark Bray talks about past tactics and motivations for anti-fascists as well as today’s resistance to white supremacy. more

Sep 13, 2017 11:03 AM Dispatches 2 Comments

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Mary Roach

Why is it important to have an independent political movement that doesn’t revolve solely around Trump or focus on electoral outcomes for Democrats? more

Aug 25, 2017 11:14 AM Dispatches

Indivisible has emerged as the public face of citizen resistance to Trump...And they used the Tea Party playbook. more

Aug 18, 2017 12:00 AM Magazine

Eight months into the resistance, we’re doing OK, says longtime organizer Ordower. But what does real change look like? more

Aug 10, 2017 2:25 PM Dispatches

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Annabelle Marcovici

A broad coalition of groups descend on Lincoln, Nebraska to protest TransCanada’s $8 billion Keystone XL Pipeline. more

Aug 8, 2017 12:38 PM Dispatches