Posts Tagged: Social Movements
A long-term alternative to war can only be built by popular movements in Iraq and Syria. These movements still matter, and they deserve our solidarity — not our bombs.
How fighting back against one arcane, Nixon-era trade negotiating procedure could put a stop to a global corporate coup.
Graduating from protesters to politicians, Chile's student leaders achieved the legislative wins that have eluded their Occupy counterparts.
Mass uprisings like the one that brought down the Soviet bloc are neither as rare — nor as spontaneous — as they first appear.
2013 had its fair share of bad news, but it was also a year of extraordinary activism.
The lesson from the streets of Brazil, Turkey, and the Arab world is to avoid underestimating social movements still in their infancy.
A Mexican politician is taking his call for a more balanced U.S.-Mexican relationship straight to Washington.
Grassroots social movements helped put left-leaning Latin American governments in place -- that doesn't mean ongoing relationships have been easy.